After the issue of the edict of restitution by the emperor Ferdinand II.
Agamemnon sends an embassy by night, offering Achilles restitution and full amends - Achilles refuses.
There is also the greatest difference in the penalties assigned, reaching from little more than restitution of property to penance of one to five or even fifteen years.
The result was the treaty of April 1769, providing for the mutual restitution of all conquests, and for mutual aid and alliance in defensive war; it was followed by a commercial treaty in 1770 with the authorities of Bombay.
The restitution money was divided among the sufferers by a committee of the most respectable inhabitants.