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Mortimer Cromwell - Jacques-Philippe d’Orville - 1727-5-1

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Mortimer Cromwell - Jacques-Philippe d’Orville - 1727-5-1
FINA IDUnique ID of the page  3152
InstitutionName of Institution. Oxford, Ashmolean Museum
InventoryInventory number. MS D’Orville 485, f° 208
AuthorAuthor of the document. Mortimer Cromwell
RecipientRecipient of the correspondence. Jacques-Philippe d'Orville
Correspondence dateDate when the correspondence was written: day - month - year . May 1, 1727
PlacePlace of publication of the book, composition of the document or institution. London 51° 30' 26.35" N, 0° 7' 39.54" W
Associated personsNames of Persons who are mentioned in the annotation.
LiteratureReference to literature. Arbuthnot 17271
KeywordNumismatic Keywords  roman, weights
LanguageLanguage of the correspondence English
LinkLink to external information, e.g. Wikpedia con=Arbuthnot on the coins, weights and measures &baseurl=/forms/advanced&start=0&type=advanced&numFound=1
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Grand documentOriginal passage from the "Grand document".

-Lettre du 1 mai 1727 (de Londres): He will reply in English to O’s. letter in Dutch «but perhaps next time I may be in a Dutch humour.» He mentions recent or pending publications, e.g. ... Arbuthnot on the coins, weights and measures of the Romans. (Oxford, Bodleian Library, MS D’Orville 485, f° 208).


  1. ^  Arbuthnot, John (1727), Tables of Ancient Coins, Weights and Measures, Explain'd and Exemplify'd in Several Dissertations, J. Tonson, London.