72. Quaderno segreto (giornale) of Toro di Berto and Francesco di Marco Datini’s company in Avignon, 1367–71

Archivio di Stato di Prato: Datini
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SENDER: Toro di Berto; Francesco di Marco Datini
PLACE OF DEPARTURE: Avignon

This mid-sized book bound in red parchment, entitled Libro di Vignone, consists of 34 leaves and is one of the registers in the series of the quaderni segreti of Avignon, which recorded the constituent acts of the company (patti o scritte di compagnia), the invested capital and any profits and losses they may have made. The Datini collection preserves 12 of them with information on Avignon during two different periods, 1367–70 and 1386–1410.

(Chiara Marcheschi)