Catalogue Entry: MINT00084

Summarises the assay master's duties and defends the Mint's decision in favour of Charles Brattell over Catesby Oadham for the post.

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: Mint 19/I.90, National Archives, Kew, Richmond, Surrey, UK

[Normalized Text] [Diplomatic Text]

Draft of the much shorter final version, dated 26 August 1713, in T. 1/163.50, MINT00980 (printed in NC, 6: 25). See also Craig, NATM, 86-7.

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