Archivio dell'Opera di Santa Maria del Fiore
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Description of the archival unit
|Descriptive title:|| Registro di deliberazioni (resolutions)|
|Terminal dates:|| 1426 July 1 - 1436 August 9|
|Physical description:|| register, 408x287 mm, bound with parchment covered boards, with leather closing strings. The volume consists of 260 paper leaves, of which cc. 1v, 181-186, 257v and 260-260v are blank, and presents both original and modern numeration. References in the edition are to the coeval numeration.|
|Incipit:|| transcribed in document O0202001.001a|
|Conservation:|| The register shows traces of water (flood) damage with consequent discoloration of ink. The cover is modern and completely remade. The codex, restored with defects after the flood of 1966, was successively restored in 2004 by the "L'incunabolo" laboratory of Milica Papovic.|
|Person(s) accountable:|| wardens of the Opera of Santa Maria del Fiore and consuls of the Wool Guild|
|Scribe:|| ser Bartolomeo di maestro Antonio da San Miniato, notary of the Opera|
|Contents:|| cc. 2-169v - resolutions of the wardens from 2 July 1425 to 17 September 1432|
cc. 170-180v - joint resolutions of the wardens and the consuls of the Wool Guild from 6 July 1425 to 20 January 1435/6, with resolution of 27 April 1436 out of chronological order on c. 180
cc. 187-256v - resolutions of the wardens from 19 Septembre 1432 to 9 August 1436
cc. 257-260v - insert with detailed report of the works for the castle of Lastra of 6 November 1426 in the hand of Paolo di Matteo di Piero Fastelli, underwritten by the notary of the Opera with approval of the wardens on 14 November 1426
|Reproductions:|| Digitalized images of the most faded texts were made under low-intensity ultraviolet light in 1999 by the Department for the Conservation of Books and Manuscripts of the Fachhochschule of Cologne. This group was integrated by Perulli in 2004 for the faded areas that became accessible to ultraviolet illumination during the new restoration. High resolution digital color photography of sample pages by Perulli, 2003; of all the leaves released and laid flat during restoration, Perulli, 2004.|
|Editions:|| Some acts appear in the following publications: Molini 1820, Guasti 1857, Frey 1887, Poggi 1904, Fabriczy 1907, Poggi 1909, Poggi 1933, D'Accone 1960, Mostra Brunelleschi 1977, Saalman 1980, Haines 1983, Haines 1984, Haines 1985, Finiello Zervas 1987, Poggi 1988, Giacomelli 1993, Fanucci Lovitch 1998, Haines 2001. |
II 2 1- Original reference texts
|Rubrics:|| c. 1 (later hand)
"Filippo di ser Brunellesco di Lorenzo di Bartolo - 175
Canonica - 97, 100
Lastrico della Canonica - 113
Studio - 113, 115, 116
Sepultura di San Zanobi - 166, 173, 192
Cucina - 176 (corrected)
Giugni camarlingo - 193" (for 195, where an act of 30 dicembre 1432 is annotated "Giugni" in the same hand)
|Titles:||c. 1 - "1425"
c. 170 - "Deliberationes Comsulum"
|Annotations:|| c. 45v after the resolution of 14 November 1426 for the report of the castle of Lastra, in modern hand: "L'originale di questo rapporto, vedilo in fine del libro"
c. 158 after the resolutions of 8 April 1432: "Die VIIII aprilis 1432. Quere infra de infrascriptis deliberationibus a c. 164 et etiam de deliberationibus factis sub die X e XIIII mensis aprelis"
c. 164 at the top of the page: "Infrascripte deliberationes debent stare supra a c. 158 sub diebus, videlicet VIIII, X et XIIII mensis aprelis MCCCCXXXIII. Et prima est sub die VIIII aprilis, videlicet:" and immediately following, before the resolutions: "Hic fuit error dierum"
c. 169 end: "Quere infra in presenti libro a c. 187 sub die XVIIII settembris 1432"
c. 187 at the top of the page: "Quere supra c. 170"
c. 257 on the cover leaf of the Lastra report, in modern hand: "(Vedi a carte 45 tergo)"