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The first day of december 1653. [CENTRE HEADING]

The Clayme of Baldwin Matthewes et cetera}
for one barreton and 3 peices of sylver}
laden aboard the Sampson and Saint George}
et cetera.}

Examined upon the sayd allegation.


Juan Baptista de la Mott of Cadiz in Spayne
merchant aged 24 yeares or thereabouts a
witnes sworne and examined deposeth and saith
as followeth. videlicet.


barreton of sylver of the marke and number in the margent weighing
29 markes and .6. ounces of fine sylver, and aboard the sayd shipp the
Saint George John martins master the arlate three peices of sylver two N. 1. 10.
and a little peice therewith N.4. weighing together 15 markes and 7 ounces
and one peice without number. alloy 2380. weighing seventeene markes
two ounces and an halfe, to be in the sayd shipps respectively transported
to Ostend and there delivered to Peter Lams...