custuma parva et nova


custuma parva et nova
/kastyama parva et nowva/ (Small and new customs.) Imposts of 3d. in the pound, due formerly in England from merchant strangers only, for all commodities, as well imported as exported. This was usually called the "aliens duty," and was first granted in 31 Edw. I. 1 Bl.Comm. 314

Black's law dictionary. . 1990.

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  • custuma parva et nova — /kastyama parva et nowva/ (Small and new customs.) Imposts of 3d. in the pound, due formerly in England from merchant strangers only, for all commodities, as well imported as exported. This was usually called the aliens duty, and was first… …   Black's law dictionary

  • custuma parva et nova — Small and new customs. These were an impost of three pence per pound due from alien merchants only, for all commodities exported or imported and were usually called the alien s duty. See 1 Bl Comm 314 …   Ballentine's law dictionary