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The Cole family of Oxford

Gloria Clifton refers to the engraver Maximilian Cole of Oxford as the father of the London instrument maker Benjamin Cole (III), working 1771. To find more on the family, note Ernest A. Loftus, "A history of the descendants of Maximilian Cole of Oxford : who flourished in the 17th century" (London : Adlard, 1938). Copy available in Oxfordshire Studies Library, COS SGZ, 929.2/COLE copy 1.

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Inventory No. 13928, "Print (Engraving) Diagrams of mechanical and scientific instruments, Mech. Tab. VII, Engraved by Maximilian Cole, Oxford, c.1730", Cole, Maximilian