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During the Renaissance, in Italy, how much money was a lot of money?
(using Italian Currency. i.e Ducats, Florins....)

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  1. The only information I found was this reference to an artist being paid more than any other artist for a large art work. He received 500 ducats. I assume that was a lot of money.

    http://www.renaissanceconnection.org/lesson_math_business.html

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