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Ms. Codex 1306 Ledger of Medici accounts
TitleLedger of Medici accounts
- Ciarfalli, Antonio Ciarfalli, Antonio
Call numberMs. Codex 1306
(Philadelphia, University of Pennsylvania, Rare Book & Manuscript Library)
- bibid: 4433027
PublisherThe University of Pennsylvania Libraries
Ledger of accounts of Vincenzo de' Medici for the years 1597-1606. 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. The counterparts in the transactions are often members of other aristocratic families from Florence, the most important being the Albizzi, the Capponi, the Morelli and the Strozzi. Less frequent are other kinds of counterparts, such as employees or tenants of the Vincenzo de' Medici, who can pay in kind, or receive in kind payments. Signed repeatedly by Antonio Ciarfalli.
- Ms. codex.
- Title supplied by cataloger
- Forms part of: Gondi-Medici Business Records.
WatermarkSimilar to Briquet, Lettre M 8390 (Florence, 1529).
Extent256 leaves : 356 x 250 mm. bound to 362 x 253 mm
FoliationPaper, i (paper) + 256 + i (paper); each folio has the same number on both recto and verso; rectos numbered [i], 1-225, [226-232], 233-237, [238-256], contemporary numeration in ink, modern numeration in pencil, upper right recto; versos numbered 1-225, [226-232], 233-237, [238-256], contemporary numeration in ink, modern numeration in pencil, upper left verso (leaves 226-232 and 238-256 are blank but ruled).
BindingContemporary vellum, unreadable number. on spine; the heading Ent[ra]ta e usc[it]a del libro, letter B 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, Italian--17th century
- Manuscripts, Renaissance
- Manuscripts, European
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