Humfrey Wanley - 1725-05-25

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Humfrey Wanley, 1725/05/25

Humfrey Wanley - 1725-05-25
FINA IDUnique ID of the page  16481
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. Robert Harley, John Reissen
Publication dateDate when the publication was issued: day - month - year . May 25, 1725
KeywordNumismatic Keywords  Nero , Local Finds , Bronze
LiteratureReference to literature. Wright - Wright 1966, p. 3571, Burnett 2020b, p. 1041 n. 2972
LanguageLanguage of the correspondence English
External LinkLink to external information, e.g. Wikpedia 
Grand documentOriginal passage from the "Grand document".

'This day I saw Mr John Reissen; and received from him for my Lord, a Brass Coin of Nero, found near Bath, about an year & an half ago.' (Wright - Wright 1966, p. 357; Burnett 2020b, p. 1041 n. 297)


  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.