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Ms. Codex 1273 Ledger of Medici debtors and creditors
TitleLedger of Medici debtors and creditors
Call numberMs. Codex 1273
(Philadelphia, University of Pennsylvania, Rare Book & Manuscript Library)
- bibid: 4427022
PublisherThe University of Pennsylvania Libraries
- ca. 1533
A ledger of debtors and creditors for the years 1532-1533, bound in the same way as the other financial records of the Medici family, although the family name does not appear in the manuscript. Often includes the nature of a given debt or credit and its amount, as well as listing the names of the individuals or the institutions, the largest being l'Opera di Santa Maria del Fiore, that hold the debt or credit.
- Ms. codex.
- Title supplied by cataloger.
- Forms part of: Gondi-Medici Business Records.
WatermarkSimilar to Briquet, Ancre 442 (Florence, 1510).
Extent64 leaves : 285 x 213 mm. bound to 296 x 228 mm
FoliationPaper, 64; versos numbered 1-34, [35-64], contemporary pagination in ink, modern pagination in pencil, upper left verso; rectos numbered [i], i-xxxiiii,[xxxv-lxiii], contemporary pagination in ink, modern pagination in pencil, upper right recto (leaves after p. 34 are blank but ruled). Each opening has a matched Arabic numeral on the left and a Roman numeral on the right.
BindingContemporary vellum, no. 130 on spine; the heading Q[uadern]o di cassa; no. 225 and letter C with decorative penwork on upper cover; lower cover with remnants of leather ties wraps around upper cover; decorative leatherwork on spine.
- Sold by Bernard M. Rosenthal, 1961.
- Accounting--Italy--16th century
- Credit records
- Ledgers (account books)
- Manuscripts, Italian--16th century
- Manuscripts, Renaissance
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