Title: Renaissance Charter. Manuscript on Parchment, September 1st 1526
An early 16th century Renaissance Period charter from France, written in French, handwritten on parchment in the year 1526, from the reign of King Francis I. The charter is written in an elaborate script, with a detailed initial at the beginning. There is an elaborate signature at the end of the manuscript.
This charter has been written in a 20-line format.
One manuscript on parchment, 19.5 x 38.5 cm
This manuscript is in good shape, with mild creasing and fold marks to the parchment, and wear softening the document. There are several small holes obscuring a few leaves. There is some staining to the rear. Some of the ink has faded.