to the just Proportion without new coyning of all the Gold, which
will produce both an extream trouble and Confusion, and exceeding
loss unto the Kingdom, and is by the Prescripts of many excellent
Roman Emperors condemned, as savoring of Injustice and Envy
towards the memorie of precedent Princes to deface their Coins.
And besides the scarcity of the Silver will still remain, for
their continuing still so great a disproportion between the new
Silver which shall be coyned according to the antient standard