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Library / Collectionarmarium codicum bibliophilorum
Manuscript TitleCudesch da Estems (Register of appraisals and taxes) 1562-1669
CaptionPaper · 476 pp. · 20 x 29 cm · 1562-1669
Manuscript SummaryRegister of the assets of the inhabitants of the communities Bergün, Filisur, Latsch and Stuls, compiled by the public notary and chancellor at the time, later Landammann (magistrate) and pastor Tumesch Zeuth; it was updated about every ten years, first in German and, towards the end, also in Romansh. Its significance is not well documented; perhaps originally it served as a basis for financing the communities’ buying their freedom from the Bishop of Chur in 1537, later perhaps it served as a key for distributing the communities’ income from, among other things, the Valtellina districts, from pensions, from tariffs on goods and tolls on roads, etc. Currently this is the oldest known manuscript from Bergün; it is the property of Werner Dübendorfer of Eglisau. The book containing its continuation, probably up to 1799, has been lost.
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DOI (Digital Object Identifier10.5076/e-codices-utp-0007 (http://dx.doi.org/10.5076/e-codices-utp-0007)
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IIIF Manifest URLhttp://e-codices.ch/metadata/iiif/utp-0007/manifest.json
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How to quoteUtopia, armarium codicum bibliophilorum, Cod. 7: Cudesch da Estems (Register of appraisals and taxes) 1562-1669 (http://e-codices.ch/en/list/one/utp/0007).
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