Archivio dell'Opera di Santa Maria del Fiore
II 4 8
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Description of the archival unit
|Descriptive title:|| Bastardello di stanziamenti (allocations)|
|Original title:|| "[Quaderno] di stanziamenti [segn]ato RR"|
|Terminal dates:|| 1416/7 March 22 - 1421 August 28|
|Physical description:|| register, tall narrow format, 412x146 mm, bound with parchment covered boards with leather reinforcements, consisting of IV+127 paper leaves, of which cc. 123-127 are blank. Cc. 36-37 and 97-98 are erroneously rebound in reverse order. 4 blank folios at the beginning of the volume display the following numeration, both original and modern: 133, 140, 141, 142. The contemporary and modern numeration agree for the rest of the volume.|
|Incipit:|| transcribed in document O0204008.001a|
|Conservation:|| The register shows evident traces of water damage (1966 flood), with consequent discoloration of ink, especially severe on cc. 1, 7v-17, 19v, 36-48, 73v, 81-82, 108-122. Cover completely restored.|
|Person(s) accountable:|| wardens of the Opera of Santa Maria del Fiore.|
|Scribes:|| the Opera administrators who succeeded each other in office:|
cc. 1a-9b - Francesco di Niccolò Mannelli from 22 March 1416/7 to 18 August 1417 (his tenure, begun on 1 January 1416/7, ended on 20 September 1417 because of death in office, probable cause of the lacunas in the lower part of c. 9 and all of the blank verso of that page)
cc. 10a-38c - Simone di Francesco da Filicaia (tenure from 27 January 1417/8 to 26 January 1418/9)
cc. 38d-122va - Paolo di Soldo Soldini, in office from 27 January 1418/9 but with some retroactive annotations to the preceding October, writes up to 28 August 1421.
|Contents:|| allocations in a unified series, but with numerous chronological irregolarities within brief periods|
|Reproductions:|| Digitalized images for the entire register were made under low-intensity ultraviolet light in July 1999 by the Department for the Conservation of Books and Manuscripts of the Fachhochschule of Cologne; high resolution digital color photography of sample full pages, Perulli, 2003; of all the leaves, Perulli, 2004.|
|Editions:|| Some acts appear in the following publications: Guasti 1857, Cavallucci 1881, Frey 1887, Poggi 1909, D'Accone 1960, Saalman 1980, Settesoldi 1986, Bergstain 2000.|
II 4 8 - Original reference texts
|Annotations:|| c. 10 - "Qui a piè ischriverò i danari si spenderanno al tenpo di Simone di Francescho da Filichaia proveditore de l'Opera chominciando a dì 27 di genaio"
c. 21v - at the foot of the allocations of 20 May - "Io Sandro di Giovanni Baroncelli proposto fui a stanziale sopradetti denari"
Together with the dates of the allocations, the names of the notaries who attested them are regularly recorded:
cc. 1-59v - ser Lorenzo di Paolo
cc. 60 - 122v ser Dino di Cola