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Is "consignment" goods which someone else asked you to deliver and sell to a third party?
19g)Gregorio Dati was a successful merchant of Florence, who entered into many profitable partnerships dealing in wool, silk, and other merchandise. His career, however, especially early on, knew the vicissitudes charateristic of Renaissance business. For example, while he was en route to Spain as his enterprise’s traveling partner, a role typical for young men, pirates robbed him of all his goods, including a consignment of pearls, and of his own clothes. His recovery from such losses followed in part from four successive marriages. Later in life,