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Carta de foresta

Carta de foresta

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Date: [ca. 1450]
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Script: Arts. 4-14 written in a neat chancery script with Anglicana influence; arts. 1 and 15 in similar, but less elegant hands; arts. 2-3 are in gothic textura.
Plain initial, in red, with crude ink penwork flourishes on f. 1v; KL monograms and portions of calendar also on red.
Some stains on ff. 2r-7v render text illegible.
Binding: 19th-20th centuries. Rebinding in quarter pigskin, tanned, not tawed, with a strap and pin fastening. The oak boards, cambered on all four outer edges and with rectangular pegs, are probably contemporary with the manuscript. Front pastedown composed of a small fragment of prayers in Latin (15th century).
In Latin, with passages in English and French.
Abstract:
Manuscript on parchment of a collection of laws governing hunting and forestry.
Physical Description:
ff. ii + 68 : parchment ; 115 x 82 (70 x 47) mm.
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Object ID: 10267669
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