Edward Harley - Thomas Hearne - 1732-08-23

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Edward Harley - Thomas Hearne - 1732-08-23
FINA IDUnique ID of the page  16393
InstitutionName of Institution. Oxford, Bodleian Library
InventoryInventory number. MS Rawlinson Letters 27b, f.350
AuthorAuthor of the document. Edward Harley
RecipientRecipient of the correspondence. Thomas Hearne
Correspondence dateDate when the correspondence was written: day - month - year . August 23, 1732
PlacePlace of publication of the book, composition of the document or institution.
Associated personsNames of Persons who are mentioned in the annotation. George Vertue, Martin Folkes
LiteratureReference to literature. Hearne 1885, vol. 11, p. 1001, Burnett 2020b, p. 9182
KeywordNumismatic Keywords  English , British Coins , Illustrations
LanguageLanguage of the correspondence English
External LinkLink to external information, e.g. Wikpedia  http://tinyurl.com/yd5pq6kk
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Grand documentOriginal passage from the "Grand document".

'I hear we shall have a very good account of our English coins and they will be finely engraved by Mr Vertue. The work is undertaken by Mr Martin Folkes.' (Hearne 1885, vol. 11, p. 100; Burnett 2020b, p. 918)


  1. ^  Hearne, Thomas (1885-1921) Remarks and Collections, Vols. I-XI, Oxford, Oxford Historical Society.
  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.