But a separate master's assay master can be employed if the Treasury wishes. [It is unclear whether or not the practice was in fact continued: see Westfall, 606.]
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|The 60 p.a. allowed for a master's assay master (as distinct from the royal assay master) has for a long time been paid to the deputy master, who has authority to examine the work of the royal assay master
|Place of Origin
|no place assigned
|National Archives (Kew, Richmond)
Printed in NC, 4: 394-5.