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The contract of corrody contains detailed information on how much Gunvor must pay, and the services she shall get in return. As payment she leaves Stavanger cathedral landed property to a value of 120–130 cows of full value (equaled approx. 9 kg of silver), which gives the owner an annual yield of 740 kg corn and 165 kg of butter.

In return Gunvor shall have her own lodging in the Episcopal residence, best quality food and 2,7 liters of beer to go with her food every day. She shall also participate in festivities with extra board of both food and beer. On certain holidays she shall have the right to have her personal servant.

At the jewellers. The photo has been taken from ”Historia om de nordiska folken” by Olaus Magnus Gothus, published in Rome in 1555.

At the jewellers. The photo has been taken from ”Historia om de nordiska folken” by Olaus Magnus Gothus, published in Rome in 1555.



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