National Library of Australia

The National Library Reading Rooms are now open at reduced hours. Find out more to plan your visit.

You must be logged in to Tag Records
An exact table of the weights of gold and silver. [microform] Containing, I. the value of any quantity of silver, from 1 grain to 200000 ounces, at 5s. 2d. 5s. 4d. 5s. 6d. and 5s. 8d. per ounce Troy. II. The value of any quantity of gold, from 1 grain to 40 pound weight, at 4l. 2s. per ounce, may be known by inspection. III. The true weight that any summ of our new mill'd money ought to weigh, according to the standard rate of 62 shillings, being a pound Troy for weight, and 11 ounces 2 penny-weight for fineness: as also, how much silver, at 5s. 2d. per ounce, will pay any summ under 1000 l. IV. The weight of a true guinea; 22 shillings, or 20 shillings broad gold; as also the French and Spanish pistole. Adapted to the use of such as deal in plate or money, and may (at this time) be usefull for the whole nation to set up in their studies, shops, ware-houses, or compting-houses. Calculated by Edw. Hatton, Gent. Author of The Merchant's Magazine
Bib ID 2648786
Format MicroformMicroform, BookBook
Author
Hatton, Edward, 1664?-
 
Description London : printed by J. Heptinstall for Chr. Coningsby at the Golden Turk's Head against St. Dunstan's Church in Fleetstreet, 1696 
1 sheet ([1] p.) ; 
Series

Early English books, 1641-1700 ; 1865:30.

Notes

A table of the value of various weights of silver and gold.

Reproduction of the original in the Goldsmith's Library, University of London.

Cited In

Wing (2nd ed.) H1146.

Reproduction Microfilm. Ann Arbor, Mich. University Microfilms, 1988. 1 microfilm reel ; 35 mm. (Early English books, 1641-1700; 1865:30). 
Subjects Money -- Tables -- Early works to 1800.  |  Gold -- Early works to 1800.  |  Silver -- Early works to 1800.
Available From UMI 300 N Zeeb Rd., Ann Arbor, MI 48103-1553 
close Can I borrow items from the Library?

You need Flash player 8+ and JavaScript enabled to view this video embedded.

You can view this on the NLA website.

close What can I get online?

You need Flash player 8+ and JavaScript enabled to view this video embedded.

You can view this on the NLA website.

close Can I get copies of items from the Library?

You need Flash player 8+ and JavaScript enabled to view this video embedded.

You can view this on the NLA website.

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Flags
Aboriginal, Torres Strait Islander and other First Nations people are advised that this catalogue contains names, recordings and images of deceased people and other content that may be culturally sensitive. Please also be aware that you may see certain words or descriptions in this catalogue which reflect the author’s attitude or that of the period in which the item was created and may now be considered offensive.