Browse Book of Benefactor Entries
4 of 73
Click on image for 'zoomable' version
Benjamin Brown, Bachelor of Theology and ...
BENIAMIN BROWN S. T. B. collegij ∆nei nasi socius, dedit ANNVLVM ARGENTEUM ANTIQVVM; a fossore quodam inter rudera ejusdem collegij casu repertum; ex parte alter‚ antiquo opere tortuosum; alter‚ verÚ sigillo et symbolo nescio quibus insculptum. vide cat.D. ∆d.ch.n.5j2.b.
Benjamin Brown, Bachelor of Theology and Fellow of Brasenose College, gave an ancient silver ring, found by chance by someone digging in excavations in the College.** It is both a ring, in an antique twisted style, and engraved with an unknown seal and symbol**. See the Catalogue of the Dean of Christ Church, no. 512(b).
Location:Not listed in the 1836 catalogue. The present location of this object is unknown.
Year:MDCXCIV (1694); Page Number:18 (recto)