Catalogue Entry: MINT00895

Holograph notes on assaying and refining and the procedure to be followed in assessing trial pieces

Author: Isaac Newton

Source: MINT 19/1/294, National Archives, Kew, Richmond, Surrey, UK

[Normalized Text] [Diplomatic Text]


Followed by notes on the distribution of an issue of medals, and on money owed for materials and work on these medals, with related calculations. On reverse: heading 'Paper about the Longitudes, &c' [this proposed essay appears not to have been pursued any further than the title].

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