Terms upon which Jochim Kiersted agrees to pay Jan Jansen Damen for a piece of armozine

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[1]I, Jochim Kiersted, acknowledge the receipt ] from the hands of Jan Jansen Damen of a piece of armozine for which Kiersted is to pay ] the sum of ƒ48 if he sells ] it, otherwise he is to return the piece. The piece ] being sold, he, Jochim Kirsted ], shall pay with hops, malt or barley ], at market prices. Done this 30th of March 1643, in New Netherland.

Joachim Kierstet


Translation: Scott, K., & Stryker-Rodda, K. (Ed.). New York Historical Manuscripts: Dutch, Vol. 2, Register of the Provincial Secretary, 1642-1647 (A. Van Laer, Trans.). Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Co., Inc.: 1974.A complete copy of this publication is available on the New Netherland Institute website.