Humfrey Wanley - 1720-03-09

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Humfrey Wanley, 1720/03/09

Humfrey Wanley - 1720-03-09
FINA IDUnique ID of the page  15895
InstitutionName of Institution. London, British Library
InventoryInventory number. Lansdowne MS 771, f.17b
PlacePlace of publication of the book, composition of the document or institution.
AuthorAuthor of the document. Humfrey Wanley
Associated personsNames of Persons who are mentioned in the annotation. John Covel, Robert Harley, William Sherard
Publication dateDate when the publication was issued: day - month - year . March 9, 1720
KeywordNumismatic Keywords  Collection , Catalogue
LiteratureReference to literature. Wright - Wright 1966, vol. 1, p. 331, Burnett 2020b, p. 5902
LanguageLanguage of the correspondence English
External LinkLink to external information, e.g. Wikpedia 
Grand documentOriginal passage from the "Grand document".

'My Lord [Harley] order’d me to shew Dr Sherard Dr Covel’s Catalogue of his Rarities' (BL, Lansdowne MS 771, f.17b; Wright - Wright 1966, vol. 1, p. 33; Burnett 2020b, p. 590)


  1. ^  Wright, C.E. & R.C. Wright (eds.)(1966) The Diary of Humfrey Wanley, 1715-1726, London.
  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.