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A list of Tradesmen's Tokens in the possession of dr. Andrew Gifford

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MS. Add. A. 206

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A list of Tradesmen's Tokens in the possession of dr. Andrew Gifford (d. 1784), in alphabetical order of names.

His collection of coins is stated to have been purchased by George ii.

Dates

  • written in about the middle of the 18th century

Extent

30 Leaves

Language of Materials

  • English

Preferred Citation

Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MS. Add. A. 206, fols. 1-2]
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Shelfmark:

MS. Add. A. 206

Collection ID (for staff)

CMD ID 18620

Abstract

A list of Tradesmen's Tokens in the possession of dr. Andrew Gifford, written in about the middle of the 18th century

Biographical / Historical

Andrew Gifford (1700–1784) was a Baptist minister and numismatist.

Other Finding Aids

Falconer Madan, et al., A summary catalogue of western manuscripts in the Bodleian Library at Oxford which have not hitherto been catalogued in the Quarto series (7 vols. in 8 [vol. II in 2 parts], Oxford, 1895-1953; reprinted, with corrections in vols. I and VII, Munich, 1980), vol. V, no. 28551.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Bought by The Bodleian Library in 1849 for 11s.

Physical Facet

On paper

Dimensions

8 5/8 × 7 in.
Title
A list of Tradesmen's Tokens in the possession of dr. Andrew Gifford
Status
Completed
Date
EAD version 2020 by Pauline Soum-Paris
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

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