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Ms. Codex 1291 - [Ledger of Medici accounts]
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03183ctm a2200493Ia 4500
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9944329633503681
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20191003131428.0
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090107q15731580pau 000 0 ita d
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__|a  (OCoLC)ocn297224124
__|a  (OCoLC)297224124
__|a  (PU)4432963-penndb-Voyager
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__|a  PAULM |c  PAULM |e  amremm |d  PAULM
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__|a  PAUM
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__|a  ocn297224123
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_9|a  Ms. Codex 1291
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00|a  [Ledger of Medici accounts] |h  [manuscript].
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__|a  [Italy], |c  1573-1580.
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__|a  144 leaves : |b  paper ; |c  327 x 228 mm. bound to 344 x 233 mm. + |e  1 note.
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__|a  Ms. codex.
__|a  Title supplied by cataloger.
__|a  Foliation: Paper, i (paper) + 144 leaves + i (paper); rectos numbered [i], 2-144, contemporary foliation in ink, modern foliation in pencil, upper right recto; versos numbered 1-144, contemporary foliation in ink, modern foliation in pencil, upper left verso. Arabic and Roman numbers are often mixed, some pages are not numbered..
__|a  Layout: Written in 3 columns with vertical bounding lines in lead; the small column on the left with a transaction number; the large central column with a brief description of the transaction and the individual who acts as counterpart in the transaction; the small one on the right with the amount of the asset or liability in Arabic numerals.
__|a  Script: Written in a cursive script, perhaps by multiple hands.
__|a  Watermark: Similar to Briquet, Homme 7573 (Milan, 1590), but with a more triangular body; and to Armoire 1131 (Florence 1529).
__|a  Binding: Contemporary vellum, no. 49 on spine; the heading Ent[rata] et uscita, no. 249, letter A with decorative penwork on upper cover; lower cover wraps around upper cover with leather ties; decorative leatherwork on spine.
__|a  Origin: Written in Italy between 1573 (f. 1v) and 1580 (f. 121v).
__|a  Forms part of: Gondi-Medici Business Records.
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4_|a  Described in Zacour, Norman P. and Hirsch, Rudolf. Catalogue of Manuscripts in the Libraries of the University of Pennsylvania to 1800 (Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Press, 1965), |c  p. 195 (Ms. Lea 237).
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__|a  Ledger of accounts of Andrea di Carlo de' Medici for the years 1573-1580. 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.
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__|a  UPenn Ms. Codex 1291
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__|a  Italian.
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1_|a  Sold by Bernard M. Rosenthal, 1961.
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10|a  Medici, Andrea de'.
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_0|a  Accounting |z  Italy |y  16th century.
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_7|a  Codices. |2  aat
_7|a  Accounts. |2  aat
_7|a  Credit records. |2  aat
_7|a  Ledgers (account books) |2  aat
_0|a  Manuscripts, Italian |y  16th century.
_0|a  Manuscripts, Renaissance.
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__|b  Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts |a  University of Pennsylvania |e  3420 Walnut Street, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104-6206. |j  Ms. Codex 1291
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__|a  C0 |b  PAULM
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__|a  DLA |b  20110429

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Collection: Medieval & Renaissance Manuscripts
Facsimile: Yes
Illuminated: No
Illustrated: No
Notated: No
Language: Italian
Century: 16th century
Date: 1573
Genre: Accounts
Genre: Codices
Genre: Credit records
Genre: Ledgers (account books)
Genre: Manuscripts, Italian - 16th century
Subject: Accounting
Subject: Medici, Andrea de'
Geography: Italy
Page material: Paper