Detail View: Medieval Document Collection: Catalonian Legal Document

Identifier: 
exwsms121_1r
Manuscript Identifier: 
MS 121
Title: 
Catalonian Legal Document
Alternative Title: 
MS 121, recto
Incipit: 
In nomini domini ego euda legio e[...] sue qui xulo finam in pignoratores [sp?]
Origin Date: 
1011?
Origin Location: 
Catalonia
Description: 
Eleventh-century Catalonian legal document for the sale of a parcel of land with notarial signatures and name of the scribe.
Provenance: 
Produced in Catalonia, probably 1011; date based on later inscription just below the main text in lead: "Any [sp?] 1011 rei Robert [..?]." Name of scribe written in the same hand as the main text: "Mirone qui hoc scripsit." Related to MS 122; Mirone is mentioned in both 121 and 122. Purchased by Special Collections, Waldo Library from the Mackus Company, Fairlawn, Ohio, May 2004.
Explicit: 
qui boc scripsit
Extent: 
single leaf
Subject: 
Catalonia (Spain)--History--Sources
Subject: 
Land grants
Subject: 
Manuscripts, Latin (Medieval and modern)--Spain
Language: 
lat
Dimensions: 
130 x 210 mm
Material: 
parchment
Binding: 
Housed in a modern document holder with a mat frame (320 x 420 mm) and sealed behind plastic; one side visible only.
Description of Hands: 
caroline miniscule of a low grade
Additions and Marginalia: 
Later inscriptions identifying the manuscript.
Is Part Of: 
Medieval Document Collection
Is Part Of: 
Manuscript 121, Western Michigan University Special Collections
Publisher: 
Western Michigan University
Date-Issued: 
2013
Type: 
Text
Format: 
image/tiff
Format-Extent: 
357,869,054 bytes
Rights: 
Copyright 2013 Western Michigan University, Kalamazoo, Michigan, all rights reserved. The digital version is available for educational use under 'Fair Use' guidelines. For additional permission and further information contact the WMU Libraries, Digitization Center: lib-dc@wmich.edu