Detail View: Medieval Document Collection: Catalonian Legal Document : sale of fortified land

Identifier: 
exwsms122_1r
Manuscript Identifier: 
MS 122
Title: 
Catalonian Legal Document : sale of fortified land
Alternative Title: 
MS 122, recto
Incipit: 
In domini nomini ego Mironi Geribertus et
Origin Date: 
1046?
Origin Location: 
Catalonia
Description: 
Eleventh-century Catalonian legal document for the sale of a parcel of fortified land with 10 notarial signatures and name of the scribe.
Provenance: 
Produced in Catalonia, probably 1046; date based on later inscription just below the main text in lead: "subirats vila franca del Renedy? Any [sp?] 1-46." Name of scribe written in the same hand as the main text: "MIRONIE bi qui ista castra francha rogitus scripsit et sub die et anno quod supra." Related to MS 121; Mirone is mentioned in both charters. In this charter, his surname is mentioned (Geribertus). Purchased by Special Collections, Waldo Library from the Mackus Company, Fairlawn Ohio, May 2004.
Explicit: 
dic et anno q(uo)d sup(ra)
Extent: 
single leaf
Subject: 
Catalonia (Spain)--History--Sources
Subject: 
Land grants
Subject: 
Manuscripts, Latin (Medieval and modern)--Spain
Language: 
lat
Dimensions: 
125 x 345 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
Additions and Marginalia: 
Later inscriptions identifying the manuscript.
Is Part Of: 
Medieval Document Collection
Is Part Of: 
Manuscript 122, Western Michigan University Special Collections
Publisher: 
Western Michigan University
Date-Issued: 
2013
Type: 
Text
Format: 
image/tiff
Format-Extent: 
595,637,484 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