Anthony Wood - 1670-05-01

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Anthony Wood, 1670/05/01

Anthony Wood - 1670-05-01
FINA IDUnique ID of the page  14137
InstitutionName of Institution.
InventoryInventory number.
PlacePlace of publication of the book, composition of the document or institution.
AuthorAuthor of the document. Anthony Wood
Associated personsNames of Persons who are mentioned in the annotation. Elias Ashmole, John Davis
Publication dateDate when the publication was issued: day - month - year . May 1, 1670
KeywordNumismatic Keywords  Coin Collection
LiteratureReference to literature. Clark 1892, p. 1911, Burnett 2020b, p. 12092
LanguageLanguage of the correspondence English
External LinkLink to external information, e.g. Wikpedia 
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Grand documentOriginal passage from the "Grand document".

‘dined with Mr. Ashmole at his house in Sheer-lane, neare Temple barr; and John Davis of Kidwelly was there. After dinner he conducted A. W. to his lodgings in the Middle temple, where he shewed him all his rarities, viz. antient coines, medalls, pictures, old MSS. &c. which took them up neare two hours time.’

(Clark 1892, p. 191; Burnett 2020b, p. 1209)


  1. ^  Clark, A. (ed.)(1892) A. Wood, The Life and Times of Anthony Wood, Vol. 2, Oxford.
  2. ^  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.