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A copy of an auction catalogue of the British and English coins of Martin Folkes

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MS. Num. e. 4

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A copy of an auction catalogue of the British and English coins of Martin Folkes (d. 1754), written in 1755: the auction was in 1756.

(fols. 1, 18-end are blank)

Dates

  • Written in A.D. 1755

Extent

34 Leaves

Preferred Citation

Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MS. Num. e. 4, fols. 1-2]
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Shelfmark:

MS. Num. e. 4

Collection ID (for staff)

CMD ID 20454

Overview

A copy of an auction catalogue of the British and English coins of Martin Folkes

Biographical / Historical

Martin Folkes (1690-1754) was an antiquary, numismatist, mathematician and astronomer.

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. 30654

Custodial History

'Belongs to Dr. [Andrew] Gifford.'.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Acquired by The Bodleian Library in 1890.

Physical Facet

On paper

Dimensions

7 3/4 × 6 3/8 in.
Title
A copy of an auction catalogue of the British and English coins of Martin Folkes
Status
Completed
Date
EAD version 2020 by Alice Whichelow
Language of description
English

Repository Details

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