do pass to one another in their commerce by weight, and do easily
deprehend if there be mixture of Allay amongst it by measuring
the powder, and then tempering the weight and measure together.
Of the raising of the price of Money both of Silver and Gold
It is to be understood that there are three ways of raising
the price of Moneys either Gold or Silver: The first is without
alteration of the Species of the Money, by encreasing the value
of it, by giving more parts to it than originally it had, as by