March 20: 1807
Thomas Jefferson (President of the U:States)
|To. 175 flasks of montipulciano wine @ £ 1–10.4–||£||291||—|
|To amt. of 7 different charges transporting by land & water to Leghorn||}||49.|
|To transporting from Montepulciano to florence||60.|
|To transporting from florence to Leghorn||36|
|To bottling corking. packing cords &c.||33|
|To transporting to Store||4.|
|&c. to boat &. on board||6.|
|To 350. empty bottles & Corks.||101|
|£ 580—equal to 870||}|
|or.—91. Spanish Dollars. & 11/19ths @ 9 & ½ [. . .]|
|or. 26 & 6/10 ths per bottle|
The above wine was shipp’d on board the Ship June Capt McCarthy for P[. . .] & add. to the Care of Mr. gabriel Christie the Collector.
MB: Thomas Appleton Account Book.