3 volumes (58 pages, 98, 206 leaves) : paper ; 32 x 10 cm bound to 32 x 13 cm or smaller
Three volumes of notarial registers. The first two volumes, which cover the years 1504 and 1509 are the register of the notary Petrus Xaysson and include contracts for sales, debts, etc. drawn up in Bromont. Volume 3 includes items from roughly 1535 to 1542, which may have been copied later. Short titles inscribed on upper cover of each volume. Volume b includes a table of contents on fol. 2.
Ms. documents. Title devised by cataloger. Collation: Vol. a: Paper (watermark: Cloche?), fol. 58; 1²⁴ 2²⁶ 3⁸; foliated 1-48, 85-92. Vol. b: Paper (watermark: Mains, similar but not identical to Briquet 11178), fol. 98; 1²² 2¹²⁽⁻¹¹⁾ 3⁸ 4²²⁽⁺¹⁴⁾ 5²⁰⁽⁺²⁾ 6¹⁴⁽⁻¹⁴⁾; folios 12-78 foliated 1-66. Vol. c: Paper (watermark: Colonne, similar to Briquet 4381), fol. 208; 1²⁸⁽⁻²⁸⁾ 2²⁸ 3¹⁸⁽⁺¹⁹⁾ 4³² 5⁴⁴ 6⁵⁶; folios 2-207 foliated 1-206. Layout: Written in single columns, unruled, of varying lengths. Script: Written in hybrida, cursiva, and notarial hands. Origin: Written between roughly 1504 and 1557, most likeley in southern France. Shelfmark: Berkeley, CA, the Robbins Collection, UC Berkeley School of Law, Robbins MS 223.
Formatted Contents Note
Vol. a. Manualle notari anni predicti 1504 mei Petri [X]aysson Vol. b. Manualle notari mill[essim]i v nonj mei P. [X]ayssonj ... Vol. c. 1535.
Restrictions: Inquiries concerning this item should be directed to the reference librarian for the Robbins Collection.
Bound in limp vellum; previously used as notarial documents.