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Examined upon the allegation given in on the behalfe
of harman [?Rentzehl] and others the 13 of
december 1653.

The Keepers of the libertie of England against the}
[?Owners] of the Crowne Imperiall, hance Maimers master}
against harman Rentzel and others.}


Hance Meimers of hamburgh Mariner, master of the said
shipp the crowne Imperiall, aged 43 yeares or thereabouts
sworne and examined

To the first article of the said allegation and to the schedule annexed and bills
of lading therein mentioned nowe showne unto him, hee saith and deposeth
that in or about the moneth of October last past there were laden and
put aboard the shipp the Crowne Imperiall in the port of Cadiz
in the dominion of the Kinge of Spaine the severall and respective
quantities and parcells of silver mentioned in the said schedule, to be
thence carried and transported in the said shipp to hamborough and there
to be delivered to the persons and for the accompt as in the said bills of
lading is expressed, videlicet two barrs marked HR n. 1. 2. containing together
six hundred peeces of eight, and 2 baggs no. 3. 4. conteyning seaven hundred
and fiftie peeces of eight, and one bagge no. 5 containing two hundred
peeces of eight (for which one bagg no. 5, hee saith there is a particular
bill) consigned to, and going for accompt of harman Rentzel merchant
of hamburgh. Item to ffrancis Sloyer merchant of hamburg one barr of
silver marked DGAMATA. n. 15. alloy 2376. wighting 142 markes 6 ounces. Item
to the same one barr of silver marked * n. 10. alloy 2380, weighing 49 markes 6 ounces