Abraham Hill - Hans Sloane - 1706-02-06

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Abraham Hill

Abraham Hill - Hans Sloane - 1706-02-06
FINA IDUnique ID of the page  15555
InstitutionName of Institution. London, British Library
InventoryInventory number. Sloane MS 4040, f.131
AuthorAuthor of the document. Abraham Hill
RecipientRecipient of the correspondence. Hans Sloane
Correspondence dateDate when the correspondence was written: day - month - year . February 6, 1706
PlacePlace of publication of the book, composition of the document or institution.
Associated personsNames of Persons who are mentioned in the annotation.
LiteratureReference to literature. Burnett 2020b, pp. 459 n. 648, 11251
KeywordNumismatic Keywords  Coin Sending , Gift
LanguageLanguage of the correspondence English
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Grand documentOriginal passage from the "Grand document".

'If I could with the inclosed medal send its interpretation it might be worth your acceptance, however pray let it have a place in your excellent Collection as a small present from ... Abraham Hill.' (London, British Library, Sloane MS 4040, f.131; Burnett 2020b, pp. 459 n. 648, 1125)


  1. ^  Burnett, Andrew M. (2020), The Hidden Treasures of this Happy Land. A History of Numismatics in Britain from the Renaissance to the Enlightenment, BNS Special Publ. No 14 = RNS Special Publ. No 58, London, Spink & Son.