Catalogue Entry: MINT00090

Copies of documents relating to the Mint Board's oaths of secrecy.

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: Mint 19/I.17, National Archives, Kew, Richmond, Surrey, UK

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Contents

a) Holograph copy of the oath not to reveal the method of rounding and edging coin [see MINT00015 (I.62)].

b) Certificate in clerical hand that this has been taken by Sir Richard Sandford [warden from 28 December 1714] and Martin Bladen [comptroller from 20 December 1714].

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