Catalogue Entry: MINT00541

Holograph notes toward legislation on the purchase of plate for coinage

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: MINT 19/2/550, National Archives, Kew, Richmond, Surrey, UK

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Proposal that Mint receipts should be accepted in lieu of cash as payment of government loans.

[This legislation was passed on 1 May 1711: see MINT00543 (Mint 19/2/508).]

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