Document recording a lease between Matthieu Huvain from the parish of Viglain and the abbaye and convent of Lieu-Notre-Dame at Romorantin entered before Michel de Bacone of the Chastellan of Romarantin and in the presence of Pierre de la Bonne. The leased land is in the "faith and hommage" of Mons. le comte d'Angoulême, the seigneur of Romorantin. Includes the signature and seal of the notary, Pierre de la Bonne. 1 x 49 cm strip stitched to verso of the foot of the document. Note in pencil, "Romorantin", by modern hand; notes by later hands on verso of document. Some wear, especially along right margins, and staining with slight obscuring of text.
Ms. document. Title devised by cataloger. Collation: Parchment; single sheet. Layout: Written in a single column of 37 lines plus notary's signature. Script: Written in notarial script. Decoration: Flourished initial on first line. Origin: Written at Romorantin in 1466. Shelfmark: Shelfmark: Berkeley, CA, the Robbins Collection, UC Berkeley School of Law, Robbins MS doc. 48.
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