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Ms. Codex 1311 Ledger of Medici receipts
TitleLedger of Medici receipts
Call numberMs. Codex 1311
(Philadelphia, University of Pennsylvania, Rare Book & Manuscript Library)
- bibid: 4434799
PublisherThe University of Pennsylvania Libraries
Ledger of receipts of the brothers Andrea and Vincenzo de' Medici, sons of Carlo de' Medici, for the years 1605-1633. Includes the nature of a given transaction, usually a payment made by the Medici brothers to a number of different counterparts, as well as the amount of the transaction. The counterparts appear to be individuals who have an established and durable relationship with the Medici brothers, as the same names appear throughout the entire book, which covers a time frame of almost thirty years.
- Ms. codex.
- Title supplied by cataloger.
- Forms part of: Gondi-Medici Business Records.
WatermarkSimilar to Briquet, Aigle 208, (Pisa, 1575-79).
Extent562 leaves : 290 x 201 mm. bound to 298 x 205 mm
FoliationPaper, 562; rectos foliated [1-562], modern foliation in pencil, upper right recto (leaves 551-562 are blank but ruled).
BindingContemporary vellum, no. 66 on spine; the heading Portate, 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--17th century
- Ledgers (account books)
- Receipts (financial records)
- Manuscripts, Italian--17th century
- Manuscripts, European
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