An Exact TABLE of the Weight of Gold and Silver.

CONTAINING,

  • I. The Value of any Quantity of Silver, from 1 Grain to 200000 Ounces, at 5 s. 2 d. 5 s. 4 d. 5 s. 6 d. and 5 s. 8 d. per Ounce Troy.
  • II. The Value of any Quantity of Gold, from 1 Grain to 40 Pound Weight, at 4 l. 2 s. 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 Peny-weight for Fineness: As a [...]so, how much Silver, at 5 s. 2 d. 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.

Weight, in GrainsValue at 5 s. 2 d. per Ounce.Value at 5 s. 4 d. per Ounce.Value at 5 s. 6 d. per Ounce.Value at 5 s. 8 d. per Ounce.
lbs.d.far.lbs.d.far.lbs.d.far.lbs.d.far.
1000000000000000000000000
20000001000000100000010000001
3000000000000000000000000
4000000200000020000002000000
5000000000000000000000000
600000030000003⅛000000000000
70000000000000000000000010
80000010000001000001000001
90000010000010000010000011
100000011000001000001000001
110000010000010000012000001
120000010000010000010000012⅘
p.w. 10000030⅖00000300⅘0000030100000301
20000060⅘000006010000060200000603
300000901000009020000090300001000
400010001000100030001010000010102
500010302000104000001040200010500
600010602000107000001070300010801
700010902000110010001110000011103
800020003000201020002020100020300
900020303000204030002050200020602
1000020700000208000002090000021000
1100021000000211000003000100030101
1200030100000302010003030200030403
1300030401000305020003060300030800
1400030701000308030003100000031102
1500031002000400000004010200040300
1600040102000403000004040300040601
1700040402000406010004080000040903
1800040703000409020004110100050100
1900041003000500030005020200050402
Oun. 100050200000504000005060000050800
200100400001008000011000000110400
300150600001600000016060000170000
401000800010104000102000001020800
501051000010608000107060001080400
601110000011200000113000001140000
701160200011704000118060001190800
802010400020208000204000002050400
902060600020800000209060002110000
1002110800021304000215000002160800
1102161000021808000300060003020400
1203020000030400000306000003080000
1303070200030904000311060003130800
1403120400031408000317000003190400
1503170600040000000402060004050000
1604020800040504000408000004100800
1704071000041008000413060004160400
1804130000041600000419000005020000
1904180200050104000504060005070800
2005030400050608000510000005130400
2105080600051200000515060005190000
2205130800051704000601000006040800
2305181000060208000606060006100400
2406040000060800000612000006160000
2506090200061304000617060007010800
26061404000618 08000703000007070400
2706190600070400000708060007130000
2807040800070904000714000007180800
2907091000071408000719060008040400
3007150000080000000805000008100000
3108000200080504000810060008150800
3208050400081008000816000009010400
3308100600081600000901060009070000
3408150800090104000907000009120800
3509001000090608000912060009180400
3609060000091200000918000010040000
3709110200091704001003060010090800
3809160400100208001009000010150400
3910010600100800001014060011010000
4010060800101304001100000011060800
4110111000101808001105060011120400
4210170000110400001111000011180000
4311020200110904001116060012030800
4411070400111408001202000012090400
4511120600120000001207060012150000
4611170800120504001213000013000800
4712021000121008001218060013060400
48120800 121600 130400 131200 
49121302 130104 130906 131708 
50121804 130608 131500 140304 
5113 [...]3 [...]6 131200 140006 140900 
52130808 131704 140600 141408 
53131310 140208 141106 150004 
54131900 140800 141700 150600 
55140402 141304 150206 151108 
56140904 141808 150800 151704 
57141406 150400 151306 160300 
58141908 150904 151900 160808 
59150410 151408 160406 161404 
60151000 160000 161000 170000 
61151502 160504 161506 170508 
62160004 161008 170100 171104 
63160506 161600 170606 171700 
64161008 170104 171200 180208 
65161510 170608 171706 180804 
66170100 171200 180300 181400 
67170602 171704 180806 181908 
68171104 180208 181400 190504 
69171606 180800 181906 191100 
70180108 181304 190500 191608 
71180610 181808 191006 200204 
72181200 190400 191600 200800 
73181702 190904 200106 201308 
74190204 191408 200700 201904 
75190706 200000 201206 210500 
76191208 200504 201800 211008 
77191710 201008 210306 211604 
78200300 201600 210900 220200 
79200802 210104 211406 220708 
80201304 210608 220000 221304 
81201806 211200 220506 221900 
82210308 211704 221100 230408 
83210810 220208 221606 231004 
84211400 220800 230200 231600 
85211902 221304 230706 240108 
86220404 221808 231300 240704 
87220906 230400 231806 241300 
88221408 230904 240400 241808 
89221910 231408 240906 250404 
90230500 240000 241500 251000 
91231002 240504 250006 251508 
92231504 241008 250600 260104 
93240006 241600 251106 260700 
94240508 250104 251700 261208 
95241010 250608 260206 261804 
96241600 251200 260800 270400 
97250102 251704 261306 270908 
98250604 260208 261900 271504 
99251106 260800 270406 280100 
100251608 261304 271000 280608 
200511304 530608 550000 561304 
300771000 800000 821000 850000 
4001030608 1061304 1100000 1130608 
5001290304 1330608 1371000 1411304 
6001550000 1600000 1650000 1700000 
7001801608 1861304 1921000 1980608 
8002061304 2130608 2200000 2261304 
9002321000 2400000 2471000 2550000 
10002580608 2661304 2750000 2830608 
20005161304 5330608 5500000 5661304 
30007750000 8000000 8250000 8500000 
400010330608 10661304 11000000 11330608 
500012911304 13330608 13750000 14161304 
600015500000 16000000 16500000 17000000 
700018080608 18661304 19250000 19830608 
800020661304 21330608 22000000 22661304 
900023250000 24000000 24750000 25500000 
1000025830608 26661304 27500000 28330608 
2000051661304 53330608 55000000 56661304 
40000103330608 106661304 110000000 113330608 
60000155000000 160000000 165000000 170000000 
80000206661304 213330608 220000000 226661304 
100000258330608 266661304 275000000 283330608 
200000516661304 533330608 550000000 566661304 
Mill'd Money.Weight.
d.lbpw.gr.
100000007
200000015⅓
300000023¼
400000106⅔
600000122½
1 shil.00000321
2s. 6d.00000916¼
5s.00001908½
10s.00011817
1 l.00031710
200071420
300111206
4013916¼
5017702
60111412
7023122
80261908
92101618
10321404
11361114
12310900
1342610
1446320
15410106
16511817
1755163
18591313
19611023
206589
2169519
227010305
237050015
247081801
258001511
268041221
27808107
28900717
2990453
30908213
3110000000
3210031710
3310071420
3410111206
3511030916
3611070702
3711110412
3812030122
3912061908
4012101618
4113021404
4213061114
4313100900
4414020610
4514060320
4614100106
4715011817
4815051603
4915091313
5016011023
6019040503
7022061908
8025091313
9029000717
10032030122
20064060320
30096090519
400129000717
500161030916
600193061114
700225091313
800258001511
900290031710
1000322061909

By this Column you may likewise know how many Ounces, &c. of Silver, at 5 s. 2 d. per Ounce, will pay any Summ under 1000 Pound Sterling.

Gold Weight at 4l. 2s. per Ounce.
gr.l.s.d.
1000002
2000004
3000006
4000008
5000010¼
6000100¼
7000102¼
8000104¼
9000106¼
10000108½
11000110½
12000200½
p.w   
1000401½
2000802¼
3001203½
4001604¾
5010006
6010407
7010808¼
8011209½
9011610¾
10020100
11020501
12020902¼
13021303½
14021704¾
15030106
16030507
17030908¼
18031309½
19031710¾
Oun.   
1040200
2080400
3120600
4160800
5201000
6241200
7281400
8321600
9361800
10410000
11450200
12490400
13530600
14570800
15611000
16651200
17691400
18731600
19771800
20820000
21860200
22900400
23940600
24980800
251021000
261061200
271101400
281141600
291181800
301230000
311270200
321310400
331350600
341390800
351431000
361471200
371511400
381551600
391591800
401640000

Note, that pw. gr. 1 Guinea is 05 09⅖ 20s. br. piece 05 18 22s. br piece 06 06 1 Pistole is— 04 08

The Construction and Use of this TABLE.

1. To find the Value of any quantity of Silver, as Hammer'd Money, &c. Admit you would know the value of 89 Ounces of Silver at 5 s. 2 d. per Ounce. Look in the Column of Ounces, and against 89 under 5 s. 2 d. per Ounce you will find 22 l. 19 s. 10 d. to be the value thereof. Or if your Silver is at 5 s. 4 d. &c. look under the Column ha­ving your price of an Ounce at the Head, and against your number of Ounces you have the true value thereof. Or if your Quantity is 946 Ounces, 19 p. w. 15 Grains, at 5 s. 8 d. per Ounce,

 lb.s.d.q.
against 900 Ounces you have (under 5 s 8 d.)2550000 
against 46 Ounces you have (under 5s. 8 d.)130008 
against 19 p. weight005042
against 15 Grains (viz. 8 and 7) is00002
The Summ of which is the Answer, or2680602

Example the 2d. Admit you would know what 564 l. 10 s. 6 d. of Mill'd Money ought to weigh? Answer. In the Column under Mill'd Money, the weight of

 lb.p.w.gr.
500 l. is161030916
60 l. is19040503
4 l. is1030916
10 s. 6 d. is0020016
The Summ of which is the Answer182010503

Example 3d. To find the value of any Quantity of Gold; as suppose you would know the valve of 10 Ounces, 10 p. w. and 10 gr. Look in the Column next the Right-hand, and under

 lb.s.d.
10 Ounces you have410000
10 Penny-weight20100
10 Grains00108½
The Summ of which, for Answer, is430208½

Note, That all Hammer'd Money shall be Received by the Officers of the Mint at 5 s. 4 d. per Ounce, untill July the First, 1697. And the Receivers of His Maiesties Aids, Taxes, Revenues and Loans, shall Receive the same untill the First of February next, as to Loans and Arrears of Aids, Taxes, &c. due before the said First of February, and untill the First of June 1697, as to all future Aids, Taxes and Revenues at 5 s. 8 d. per Ounce. And after the First of December 1696, none shall be current in any Payment, except to the King, as aforesaid, and into the Mint, at any other Rate but at 5 s. 2 d. per Ounce.

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