Four documents sewn togeher. One is written by Jehan with the permission of the bishop of Meaux and dated the 17th of September 1457; the second is a copy of a royal mandate issued by Louis XI of France regarding a grant to Pierre Leudet and the duchy of Normandy dated at Rouen the 16th of August 1462; a copy of a royal mandate issued by Charles VIII of France regarding payments and military personnel issued on the 8th of March 1483 at Tour?, which has a 16.7 cm slit in the parchment that has since been stitched; and a statement of Girard Ribet given before two notaries, dated October 1479.
Ms. documents. Title devised by cataloger. Collation: Parchment; single sheet. Layout: Documents written in single columns of 11, 15, 11, and 21 lines respectively. Script: Written in notarial hands. Origin: Written in France between 1457 and 1483. Shelfmark: Berkeley, CA, the Robbins Collection, UC Berkeley School of Law, Robbins MS doc. 54.
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