SALE OF A TARTAR SLAVE, MAGDALENA

MS 590/57
MS Short Title SALE OF A TARTAR SLAVE, MAGDALENA
Text SALE OF A TARTAR FEMALE SLAVE NAMED MAGDALENA, AGED ABOUT 30. WITNESSED BY GABRIEL DE FOREST NOTARIO AND BERNARDUS VENDRELLI. SIGNED BY NOTARIUS RAMON DE FOREST
Description MS in Latin on vellum, Barcelona, Spain, 7 June 1401, 1 f., 31x43 cm, (24x38 cm), 31 long lines in Gothic documentary script, notarial mark twice. Annotated on reverse.
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Provenance 1. Dolphin, Oxford (1960); 2. Bernard Rosenthal Collection, San Francisco, I/103 (1960-1989); 3. Bernard Quaritch Ltd., London.
Commentary This MS is attesting to the continuation of the practice of domestic slavery.
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Place of origin Barcelona
Dates 1401 AD

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