Account book.

Published/Created:
England,
1576-1579/80.
Physical Description:
ff. vi + i + 21 + i + x : paper ; ca. 305 x 205 mm.
Notes:
Watermarks: unidentified pot.
Script: Written by several individuals in informal cursive scripts.
Most folios are wrinkled, torn; some have been mended.
Binding: Nineteenth century. Half green goatskin with green cloth sides, gold- and blind-tooled. Leaves of a didactic theological text (Germany, ca. 1250) bound at beginning and end; probably a bifolium. Parchment; 291 x 196 (220 x 155) mm. Written above top line in a small gothic bookhand. Initials in red or green with penwork designs of the other color. Stained, but with little loss of text.
Abstract:
Manuscript on paper tablet of Account book, being a record of Stiffkey mill belonging to Nathaniel Bacon (1546?-1622) for the time period 8 December 1576-1579/80. Contains weekly statements of George Brigges, John Wilson, Thomas Shorten, William Fether, Robert Merkyn, and Henry Corye.
Variant Titles:
Mill Inventory and Accounts
Associated Names:
Bacon, Nathaniel, 1547-1622 [Owner]
Bacon, Nathaniel,--1547-1622 [Owner]
Pennypacker, Samuel W. (Samuel Whitaker), 1843-1916 [Inscriber]
Topics:
Didactic literature, Latin (Medieval and modern)
Manuscripts, Medieval--Connecticut--New Haven
Medieval and Renaissance Manuscripts in Beinecke Library
Topics:
Great Britain--Economic conditions--16th century
Language:
English
Genre:
Account books
Business records
Inscriptions
Manuscripts, Renaissance--England--16th century
Format:
Text
Content Type:
Archives or Manuscripts
Rights:
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Access Restrictions:
Public
Call Number:
Beinecke MS 195
Orbis Record:
9796030
Orbis Barcode:
39002091595794
Yale Collection:
Beinecke Library
Digital Collection:
General Collection, BRBL, Yale University
oid pointer:
14689096
Citation:
Shailor, B. Catalogue of Medieval and Renaissance Manuscripts in the Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library,
MS 195.
Nathaniel Bacon, Account Book. General Collection, Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library, Yale University.
Extent of digitization:
Complete work digitized.
OID:
14656210
PID:
digcoll:4015055

Number of Pages: 87
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