Title: A French Notarial Act Regarding the Purchase of a House, 1680
A French notarial act regarding the acquisition contract and purchase of a house, located on Rue des Francs-Bourgeois in Paris. The front cover is dated February 22nd, 1680, with the following page dated as 1681. The act is entirely handwritten with a flowing style in black ink throughout, with the ink on the covers being a golden hue, and punctuated at the end with a large signature.
One vellum bound manuscript in quarto, 12 unnumbered leaves including the covers.On note of condition, this manuscript is in good shape, with expected wear and staining to the covers, and dog ears at the corners. There is a small hole puncture noted at the bottom, going throughout the entire document. The page edges are also worn, with a small tear noted at the middle of the page edges.