Detail View: Medieval Document Collection: Legal Dispute, 1662, Between Christoph Le Bechard and Pierre Regnard

Identifier: 
exwsms138_bk
Manuscript Identifier: 
MS 138
Title: 
Legal Dispute, 1662, Between Christoph Le Bechard and Pierre Regnard
Alternative Title: 
MS 138
Incipit: 
Tous ceux qui ces praesentes Lettres verront francois de paulle le Rebours chevallier seigneur de chaussy
Origin Date: 
1662
Origin Location: 
France
Description: 
Legal document concerning a dispute between Christoph le Bechard, Claude Bechard against Pierre Regnard, with notorial signature.
Provenance: 
Produced in France, possibly Chaussy, in 1662. Gift of the Western Michigan University Department of History to Special Collections in 1999.
Explicit: 
par le dit notaire suivant le ordinance.
Extent: 
4 leaves
Subject: 
Manuscripts, French
Subject: 
Legal documents--France--History--17th century
Subject: 
Legal opinions--Manuscripts
Subject: 
notarial documents
Subject: 
Documentary scripts
Subject: 
signatures (names)
Language: 
fre
Dimensions: 
303 x 216 mm
Material: 
parchment
Binding: 
Two parchment ties join the two bifolia.
Decoration Description: 
12-line inscription contemporary hand on f. 4v describing nature of the document and dated 17 Juillet 1662 followed by illegible signature. “Beschard” in blue crayon on f. 1r above text. Notorial signatures on f. 1r and f. 4r.
Description of Hands: 
Written in a 17th century French legal script.
Additions and Marginalia: 
An extensive marginal annotation recto of first folio.
Is Part Of: 
Medieval Document Collection
Is Part Of: 
Manuscript 138, Western Michigan University Special Collections
Publisher: 
Western Michigan University
Date-Issued: 
2019
Type: 
Text
Format: 
image/jp2
Rights: 
Copyright 2019 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.