Title: Renaissance Charter. Manuscript on Parchment, May 4 1552
A mid 16th century Renaissance Period charter from France, written in French, handwritten on parchment in the year 1552, from the reign of King Henry II. The charter is written in an elaborate script. There is an elaborate signature at the end of the manuscript, albeit faded.
This charter has been written in a 22-line format.
One manuscript on parchment, 17.6 x 29 cm
This manuscript is in good shape, with creasing and a fold to the parchment. There is some staining to the manuscript. Some of the ink is faded. There is a small hole, obscuring one letter.