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PIECE.GOODS.
BENGAL.

BOMBAY.
Pieces to

Pieces to the Ton.

the Ton. Humhums 400 Dooties

R.400 Habassies 600 | Guinea stuffs, large

600 Humhums, quilted 100 Ditto, small

I 200 Jamdannies

800 | Longcloths, whole pieces 160 Jamwars 600 Ditto, half ditto

320 Laccowries 600 Lemanees

R.800 Lungees Herba 800 Musters

400 Mulmuls 400 Nunsarees

R.400 Ditto handkerchiefs 400 Neganepauts

400 Mahamodietes 400 Niccanees, large

600 Mamodies R.400 Ditto small

600 Nillaes 800 Salam pores

400 Nainfooks 400 Stuffs brown

R.400 Peniascoes 800 Tapfeils, large

400 Photaes R.800 Ditto, small

600 Percaulas

800 Putcahs

R.400

CHINA.
Romals
R.800 Nankeen cloth

R.405 Sannoes 400 | Silks of all sorts

• R.300 Seerbetties

400 Seerbands

600 | China ware, 50 cubical feet to Seersuckers

600

the ton, or about 4 chests of Seerhaudconnaes

400

the usual dimensions. Seershauds

R.400 Seerbafts

400

Other measurable goods, 50 cuShaulbafts

400

bical feet to the ton. Succatoons

R.800 Sooleys

400

N. B. Where the letter R.is Sorts

400

fet against pieces of 400 to the Taffaties of all sorts R.800 ton, it shews those goods are to be Tanjeebs

400 | reduced, or brought to a standard Tepoys

R.800 of 16 yards long and i broad. Terrindams

400 Where against pieces of 800 to Tainfooks

400

the ton, to 10 yards long and i

broad. BOMBAY. Annabatches

R.400 1000 pieces of 12 yards long and Bombay stuffs

R.400 les broad, at 400 to the ton, Byrampauts

400 make 844 pieces, or 2 tons 44 Bejutapauts

R.400 pieces. Boralchawders or brawls

1000 pieces of 10 yards long Betellees

400 and 1 } broad, at 800 to the Chelloes

R.400

ton, is 1181 pieces, or i ton Chintz of all forts R.400 381 pieces.

EXAMPLE.

I 200

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Caffia Lignea

20

20

WEIGHABLE GOODS.
Cwt. to

Cwt. t the Ton.

the Ton. Arrangoes

20 Mother-of-Pearl Shells 20 Aloes 16 | Nux Vomica

15 Benjamin 20 Pepper

16 Borax 20 Quicksilver

30 Cardemoms, Fine goods 12

Rhubarb

8 Cakelack

16 | Raw Silk Carmenia Wool 10 Ditto in chests

8 Cambogium

20 Ditto in bales or bundles

8 Redwood Cassia Buds

12 Rice Camphire

15
Shellack

16 Cotton Yarn, Fine Goods 10

Seedlack

18 Cowries Gruff ditto 20

Stick lack

16 Coffee Fine ditto 18 Salt petre Cinnabar 10 Senna

8 Cloves 12 Sago

16 Dragon's Blood

20 Ditto packed in China ware Gum Arabic

16 Tutenague
Elemi
16 Turmeric

16
Ammoniacum
16 | Tincal

16 Opoponax 16 | Tea, Green

8 Sagapenum

18

Bohea
Sarcocol

Arrack Gauge gallons 281 Indigo

Canes Iron Kintlage 20 Wang hees and Bamboes

3000 Musk

20
Rattans equal to 16 cwt.

6000 Myrrh

16

20

20

10

18

I 2

Tale 300

AMERICAN DUTIES

Are calculated as in the following Examples.

1. What is the duty on 2885 gallons of molasses, at 5 cents per gallon?

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2. What is the duty on the above molaires, if imported in a foreign vellel, the rate being 51 cents per gallon, or 10 per cent. more than an American velTel?

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3. How much is the duty on 3720 gallons of gin, at 3110 cents per gallon ?

3720

3720 3118

9

3720 10)33480 11160

3348

3348

dolls. 1186,68

Ans.1 186 dolls. 68 cts.

dols. cts. Ans. 38 19

80 43

f. 1273 lb. chocolate at 3 cents
5. 965 lb. do. in a foreign vessel at 3 is do.

31 841 6. 1149. Ib. cheese at 7 ditto 7. 1295 lb. do. in a foreign vessel at 7 to do.

99 711 8. 1879 gals. Champaign wine at 45 do.

845 55 g. 2675 gals. London particular Madeira at 58 do. 1551 50

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10. What is the duty on 53 cwt. 2 qrs. 21 lb. of untarred Cor. dage, at 225 cents per cwt. ?

225

53 675 1125

1121 14

28

14
120,791 Ans. 120 dols. 791 cts.

2 qrs.

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7 do.

11.

12.

What is the duty on the above cordage in a foreign vessel, at 2472 cts. per cwt. ?

Anf. 132 dols. 874 cts. How much is the duty on 4 hhds. of brown sugar, wt. gross 38 cwt. 3 qrs. 19 lb. tare 12 lb. per 100, at 2į cents per Ib. ?

3800
456 = excess 12 per cent.
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13. What is the duty on this sugar, in a foreign vessel, at 11 cts. per lb. ?

Anf. 105 dols. 49 cts.

The mode of estimating ad valorem rates of duty. The ad valorem rates of duty, upon goods, wares and merchandizes, at the place of importation, shall be estimated by adding 20 per cent. to the actual cost thereof, if imported from the Cape of Good Hope, or from any other place beyond the fame, and ten per cent, on the actual cost thereof, if imported from any other place or country, including all charges ; commissions, outside packages and insurance excepted.—(See laws of the United States.)

EXAMPLES. I. What is the duty on an invoice of silver and plated ware imported from London, the cost, exclusive of commissions, &c. being £ •359 18 4, at 15 per cent. ad valorem ?

359
444 cents per £. fter,
1436

1436 1436

JOS.

222

III

5
3.4d.

74

actual cost 159803 cents. 10 per cent. added 15980

175783 10 is

17578
5 j

8789
for 15 per cent. 263:67 cents.

Ans. 263 dols. 67 cents. 2. What will it amount to in a foreign vessel, at 164 per cent. ad valorem ?

Ans.

290

dols.

4 cts.

The rates at which all foreign coins and currencies are estimated at the Custom-Houses of the United States.

Dols. Cts. Each pound sterling of Great-Britain, at

4 44 Each pound sterling of Ireland

4 IO Each livre tournois of France

181 Each florin or gilder of the United Netherlands

40 Each mark banco of Hamburgh

33
Each rix dollar of Denmark
Each rial of plate of Spain
Each rial of vellon of Spain

5 Each milree of Portugal

24 Each tale of China

48 Each pagoda of India Each rupee of Bengal

55

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