Title: Renaissance Charter. Manuscript on Parchment, 1562
A mid 16th century Renaissance period charter, written in French, handwritten on parchment in the year 1562, from the reign of King Charles IX. The charter is written in an elaborate script, with a detailed initial at the beginning. There are two elaborate signatures at the end of the manuscript.
This charter has been written in a 21-line format.
One manuscript on parchment, 30.2 x 52 cm
This manuscript is in very good shape and neatly folded, with some creasing and wear to the parchment, with some parchment lacking to the left-hand side, and a small hole developing from years of folding. There are several stains, one blotting out some ink.