By the King. A proclamation. James R. Whereas we are informed that several covetous persons, who have a greater regard for their own private interest than for the publick good,
have given of late intolerable rates for gold and silver, and continue their said sinister practices, ...
|Main Creator:||England and Wales. Sovereign (1685-1688 : James II)|
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Dublin : printed for alderman James Malone printer to the King's most excellent Majesty; and are to be sold at his shop in Skinner-Row, 
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"Given at our court at our Castle of Dublin the 15th day of June 1690. And in the sixth year of our reign."
No one is to pay more than 30 s. in brass or copper money for any pistole or louis of gold, or 38 s. for a guinea piece, or 7 s. 6 d. for a silver crown piece. Informers to have all gold and silver exchanged at higher rates.--Steele.
Steele notation: Arms 185 who have answer.
Physical description: 1 sheet (verso blank) ; 1⁰.
Citations/References: Wing (CD-ROM, 1996), J307
Citations/References: Steele, II, 1115
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