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PHYSICAL DESCRIPTION
Shelfmark:  Waller Ms gb-01059
Type of object:  manuscript
Dimensions:  333 x 245mm
Extent:  3 foll.
Material:  parchment
DESCRIPTION OF CONTENTS
Type of element:  official document
Extent:  1a-3b
Language:  French
Place:  Versailles
Date:  1722-11-17
Short summary:  Extract from the minutes of the French royal cabinet concerning the aftermath of the crash of the "Banque Royale" and the liquidation of the unbacked paper currency and other kinds of state papers
Person:  Laistre, (Unknown) de, signed by
COMMENTS
Comments:  Document can be found among the documents connected to John Law; as John Law was he founder and leader of the "Banque Générale" later "Banque Royale" the document, though not mentioning him explicitely by name, represents a direct result of his activities.
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