Manuscript volume containing tables of the tolls for Argenta in the province of Ferrara, Italy, 1423-1444.
Tables of tolls for Argenta
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- ReferenceGB 96 MS 3
- Dates of Creation1423-1444
- Name of Creator
- Language of MaterialLatin Italian
- Physical Description1 volume containing 26 leaves
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Scope and Content
Administrative / Biographical History
Argenta is a town in the province of Ferrara, North-East Italy, situated on the Fiume Reno. Ferrara was a signoria run by the Este family from 1240 - in this period, Duke Nicolò III. In 1598 direct Papal rule was established in Ferrara.
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Part of the Goldsmith's Library of Economic Literature, initially collected by Herbert Somerton Foxwell and presented by the Goldsmith's Company to the University of London in 1903.
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Physical Characteristics and/or Technical Requirements
Manuscript folio. Parchment. Sixteenth century Italian binding.
Compiled by Sarah Smith as part of the RSLP AIM25 Project.
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