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Ms. Codex 1275 Ledger of Medici debtors and creditors
TitleLedger of Medici debtors and creditors
Call numberMs. Codex 1275
(Philadelphia, University of Pennsylvania, Rare Book & Manuscript Library)
- bibid: 4433275
PublisherThe University of Pennsylvania Libraries
- ca. 1535
A ledger of debtors and creditors of Carlo Medici for the years 1534-1535. Often includes the nature of a given credit or debt and its amount, as well as listing the names of the individuals or the institutions that hold the debt or credit, the most important being the Opera i operai di Santa Maria del Fiore (p. 32), the frati di Santa Croce (p. 68), and the Capitani di parte [guelfa] (p. 76), a Florentine magistracy.
- Ms. codex.
- Title supplied by cataloger.
- Forms part of: Gondi-Medici Business Records.
WatermarkSimilar to Briquet, Echelle, 5926 (Florence, 1524-32).
Extent112 leaves : 339 x 237 mm. bound to 344 x 242 mm
FoliationPaper, i (parchment), + 112 leaves, + i (parchment); versos numbered 1-106, [107-112], contemporary pagination in ink, modern pagination in pencil, upper left verso; rectos numbered i-viiii, 10, xi-xxiiii, [xxv], xxvi-lxxxii, [lxxxiii], lxxxiiii, [lxxxv-lxxxvi], lxxxvii-lxxxx, [lxxxxi], lxxxxii-lxxxxv, [lxxxxvi], lxxxxvii-c, [ci], 102, ciii-cvi, [cvii-cxi], contemporary pagination in ink, modern pagination in pencil, upper right recto (leaves after p. 106 are blank but ruled). Each opening has a matched arabic numeral on the left and a roman numeral on the right, with the exception of p. 10 and 102, which have matching arabic numerals on both recto and verso.
BindingContemporary vellum, no. 30 on spine, the heading Q[uadern]o di chassa terzo; no. 293 on upper cover; lower cover wraps around upper cover with leather straps, metal buckle on 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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