Catalogue of Archbishop Laud's Coins - Oxford, Bodleian Library - MS Laud Misc. 554

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John Barkham, Oxford, 1639

Catalogue of Archbishop Laud's Coins - Oxford, Bodleian Library - MS Laud Misc. 554
FINA IDUnique ID of the page  15469
TitleTitel of the book. Catalogue of Archbishop Laud's Coins
InstitutionName of Institution. Oxford, Bodleian Library
PlacePlace of publication of the book, composition of the document or institution. Oxford 51° 45' 14.62" N, 1° 15' 16.92" W
InventoryInventory number. MS Laud Misc. 554
AuthorAuthor of the document. John Barkham
CollectorCollector. William Laud
Catalogue dateDate when the catalogue was issued: day - month - year . 1639
LanguageLanguage of the correspondence Latin
Associated personsNames of Persons who are mentioned in the annotation. William Laud, Thomas Roe
LiteratureReference to literature. Madan 1895-1953, vol. 2, no. 15231, Burnett 2020b, pp. 412-19, 653-4, 678-812
External LinkLink to external information, e.g. Wikpedia objects/170886
KeywordNumismatic Keywords  University Collection , Oxford , Bodleian Library
Grand documentOriginal passage from the "Grand document".

Catalogue of Archbishop Laud's gift of coins to the Bodleian Library in 1636, compiled by John Barkham.

Contains Sir Thomas Roe's deed of gift to the University:

'All these medalls of silver, & all my brass medalls in ye press at London, I have given to yr librarye in the universitye of Oxford, wch I desire may be sent thither, when safely they may; and if these tymes do not envyve both ye universitye & librarye.
July 6 1644.
Tho Rowe'


  1. ^  Madan, F. (1895-1953) A summary catalogue of Western manuscripts in the Bodleian Library at Oxford, 7 vols., Oxford, Clarendon Press.
  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.