Pindar, Samuel - Inventory of Royal Coin Collection, 8 August 1640

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Pindar, Samuel - Inventory of Royal Coin Collection, 8 August 1640
FINA IDUnique ID of the page  15333
TitleTitel of the book. Inventory of Royal Coin Collection, 8 August 1640
InstitutionName of Institution. London, British Library
PlacePlace of publication of the book, composition of the document or institution. London 51° 30' 26.41" N, 0° 7' 39.54" W
InventoryInventory number. Add MS 22916, f.29r
AuthorAuthor of the document. Samuel Pindar
CollectorCollector. Charles I of England
Catalogue dateDate when the catalogue was issued: day - month - year . August 8, 1640
LanguageLanguage of the correspondence English
Associated personsNames of Persons who are mentioned in the annotation. Charles I of England
LiteratureReference to literature. Burnett 2020b, pp. 327, 3111
External LinkLink to external information, e.g. Wikpedia 
KeywordNumismatic Keywords  British Royal Collection, Greek , Roman , Roman Republican , Silver , Bronze
Grand documentOriginal passage from the "Grand document".

'The 8th August
Remayning in the Chaire house at Whitehall, and seene
by me and other commissioners appoynted for that purpose
Medalls in golde \of which 159 are greeke and consulare/ 831
In silver 7367
In brasse 3998
Sculptures in riche stones 153
Antique rings with severall stones sett in golde
silver and yron 195'
(BL, Add MS 22916, f.29r; Burnett 2020b, p. 327)


  1. ^  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.