Four volumes of legal papers of a Tuscan family
Four volumes of legal papers of a Tuscan family, 16th- 18th century, all described as 'non attenenti alla nostra casa'.
- Creation: 16th-18th century
0.44 Linear metres (4 boxes)
Language of Materials
Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MS. Ital. c. 12].
Full range of shelfmarks:
MSS. Ital. c. 12-15
Collection ID (for staff)
CMD ID 16635
Four volumes of legal papers of a Tuscan family, 16th- 18th century.
Biographical / Historical
The Antinori family were wealthy winemakers in Tuscany, Italy.
The Davanzati family were rich merchants. They owned a palace in Florence which bears their name to this day.
Other Finding Aids
M. Clapinson and T.D. Rogers, Summary Catalogue of Post-Medieval Western Manuscripts in the Bodleian Library Oxford. Acquisitions 1916-1975. (Oxford, 1991), vol. II, nos. 47599-47602.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Bought, G. H. Last, cat. 90 (1921), 248.
Uniformly bound, 18th century, with vellum spines, papered boards and ties, labelled 'Armadio N. 24', 'Classe XV. N6-9'.
- Four volumes of legal papers of a Tuscan family
- EAD version 2019 by Pauline Soum-Paris
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