Title: Spanish Medieval Manuscript for the purchase of a home in Ciudad Rodrigo, 1481
Author: Pedro de Gata; Diego Alvarez
A medieval notarial manuscript from Spain, handwritten on rag paper in the year 1481, during the reign of Ferdinand II of Aragon. The manuscript is a purchase of a home by one Pedro de Gata, with the testimony of Diego Alvarez, in the cathedral city of Ciudad Rodrigo.
This manuscript is written in an elaborate script of the late 15th century, with ornate footers, and an extravagant signature at the end. Later notation has been added to the front cover.
One manuscript in octavo, 9 leaves
This manuscript is in good shape, with the rear cover lacking, as well as an additional blank. There is some staining to the front cover. There is very light staining throughout.