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Draft of an indenture by which the Crown granted to sir Joseph Herne, kt., and four others

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MS. Eng. misc. d. 2

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Draft of an indenture by which the Crown granted to sir Joseph Herne, kt., and four others, the right to coin copper half-pence and farthings for seven years from June 24, 1694, dated the same year.

Dates

  • written in A.D. 1694

Extent

30 Leaves

Language of Materials

  • English

Preferred Citation

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

MS. Eng. misc. d. 2

Collection ID (for staff)

CMD ID 20093

Abstract

Draft of an indenture by which the Crown granted to sir Joseph Herne, kt., and four others, written in A.D. 1694.

Biographical / Historical

Sir Joseph Herne (bap. 1639, d. 1699) was a merchant and financier.

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. 29733.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Bought from U. Maggs (catal. 75, no. 458) on Dec. 10, 1887, for 6s. 6d.

Physical Facet

On paper

Dimensions

11 3/4 × 8 1/8 in.
Title
Draft of an indenture by which the Crown granted to sir Joseph Herne, kt., and four others
Status
Completed
Date
EAD version 2020 by Pauline Soum-Paris
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin

Repository Details

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