Collection ID: 0002 | Metadata type: TEI
Ms. Codex 1294 Ledger of Medici accounts
TitleLedger of Medici accounts
Call numberMs. Codex 1294
(Philadelphia, University of Pennsylvania, Rare Book & Manuscript Library)
- bibid: 4432980
PublisherThe University of Pennsylvania Libraries
Ledger of accounts of Carlo di Bernardo de' Medici and Francesco di Stefano di Risaliti, a Florentine businessman involved in the textile trade, for the years 1573-1576. Often includes the nature of a given transaction and its amount, as well as listing the names of the individuals that act as counterparts in the transaction.
- Ms. codex.
- Title supplied by cataloger.
- Forms part of: Gondi-Medici Business Records.
WatermarkSimilar to Briquet, Armoires Lion 1883 (Florence, 1529), but with the lion's snout more defined.
Extent240 leaves : 328 x 228 mm. bound to 337 x 231 mm
FoliationPaper, i (paper) + 240 leaves + i (paper); versos numbered [1-240], modern foliation in pencil, lower right recto; irregular contemporary foliation and pagination in ink, upper outer corners.
BindingContemporary vellum, no. 39 on spine; the heading Entrata e uscita a/2, no. 48, letter A with decorative penwork and signet C F on upper cover; lower cover wraps around upper cover with leather strap; decorative leatherwork on spine.
- Sold by Bernard M. Rosenthal, 1961.
- Accounting--Italy--16th century
- Textile industry--Italy--Early works to 1800
- Credit records
- Ledgers (account books)
- Manuscripts, Italian--16th century
- Manuscripts, Renaissance
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