Catalogue Entry: MINT00382

An increase in fineness of silver in the course of melting has been detected: sends samples to demonstrate and requests advice on what to do about it. Some puncheons and other equipment ordered from London have still not arrived.

Author: David Gregory

Source: Mint 19/I.190-91, National Archives, Kew, Richmond, Surrey, UK

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