Collection ID: 0002 | Metadata type: TEI
Ms. Codex 1256 Legal records
- Bagnano family
Other related names
- Ginori Conti, Piero, 1865-1939, former owner
Call numberMs. Codex 1256
(Philadelphia, University of Pennsylvania, Rare Book & Manuscript Library)
- bibid: 4395426
PublisherThe University of Pennsylvania Libraries
LanguageLatin, with some Italian
A series of legal records of the Bagnano family, dated from 1493 to 1604. There is a table of contents on the inside of the upper and lower covers, listing the years, page numbers, and brief descriptions of the records in Italian. A collection of legal records, mostly consisting of wills, contracts, deeds, and inheritances. Some of the records include disagreements over inheritance, and others deal with claims of various monasteries in Florence. The family is sometimes referred to as Albagnano. Many of the records are notarized and contain notarial signets. Contains some marginal notes in a near-contemporary hand.
- Ms. codex.
- Title supplied by cataloger.
Extent88 leaves : 285 x 210 (240-250 x 180) mm. bound to 288 x 213 mm
CollationParchment, 88; 1-4¹⁰ 5-10⁸; 1-11, [i], 12-84, [iii]; 1-11, [i], 84, [iii]; contemporary foliation in ink, modern foliation in pencil, upper right recto.
Contains some initials with foliate decoration (example, f. 14v); manicules in margins throughout.
- Formerly owned by Prince Piero Ginor Conti (bookplate, inside lower cover).
- Inheritance and succession--Italy
- Legal documents
- Notarial documents
- Manuscripts, Latin--16th century
- Manuscripts, Renaissance
Inside front cover
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Decoration: Notarial signet, f. 6r
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Decoration: Manicule, f. 11r
Inside back cover
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Decoration: Bookplate, Inside back cover