Title: Medieval Charter. Manuscript on Parchment, 1498
A sizable late 15th century Medieval Period charter, written in Latin, handwritten on parchment in the year 1498, from the reign of King Louis XII. The charter is written in an elaborate script, with an extravagant and large initial at the beginning, and a signum at the end.
This charter has been written in a 67-line format.
One large manuscript on parchment, 68 x 65 cm
This manuscript is in good shape, with staining and soiling to the parchment. There is a large tear affecting the charter at the bottom, and some portions of parchment lacking at the top, with some text lacking. Some of the script at the bottom has faded.