Humfrey Wanley - 1720-03-10

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Humfrey Wanley, 1720/03/10

Humfrey Wanley - 1720-03-10
FINA IDUnique ID of the page  15765
InstitutionName of Institution.
InventoryInventory number.
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. William Lloyd Jnr, Thomas Bacon, Robert Harley
Publication dateDate when the publication was issued: day - month - year . March 10, 1720
KeywordNumismatic Keywords  Greek , Roman , Coin Collection
LiteratureReference to literature. Wanley 1989, vol. 1, p. 331, Burnett 2020b, p. 5642
LanguageLanguage of the correspondence English
External LinkLink to external information, e.g. Wikpedia 
Grand documentOriginal passage from the "Grand document".

'I went to Mr Bacon, about the Collection of Greek & Roman Coins left by the late Mr Chancellor L[l]oyd.' (Wanley 1989, vol. 1, p. 33; Burnett 2020b, p. 564)

RemarksRemarks regarding the annotation. (en)

Burnett 2020b, p. 564 n. 91: "The entry implies that the collection was up on offer to Lord Harley, since Thomas Bacon acted for him at the Bridges and Ballard sales." (en)


  1. ^  Wanley, Humfrey (1989), Letters of Humfrey Wanley, Oxford (ed. P. L. Heyworth)
  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.