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MS. Fr. c. 18 (P)

Summary Catalogue no.: Not in SC (late accession)


Agreement between Richard Aston, lieutenant of Calais, Nicholas de Ryssheton, papal auditor, and John de Croft and Thomas Pykworth knights on the part of Henry IV of England, and 'Baugoys Darly', Vidame of Amiens, and Guillaume de Halewyn, knights, and others, on the part of Margaret, Duchess of Burgundy, upon the manner of conducting negotiations for a commercial agreement
Rubric: Acte de lappointement prins a Calais le XIX jour de janvier lan mil IIIJº et quatre'(endorsement)
Language(s): Middle French

Physical Description

Form: sheet
Support: parchment
Dimensions (leaf): 315 × 185 mm.

Remains of four seals in red wax, plaqué


Origin: 19th Jan. 1404/1405 ; French, Calais

Provenance and Acquisition

Chambre des Comptes, Lille (P. Chaplais, 'Documents concernant l'Angleterre et l'Écosse anciennement conservés a la chambre des comptes de Lille (XIIe-XVe siècles)', Revue du Nord, 38 (1956), 185–210, at 200 no. 22.)

Sir Thomas Phillipps (1792–1872), MS. 35387

Bought from Maggs Bros., 1935.

Record Sources

Description by Peter Kidd, late 1990s


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Last Substantive Revision

2017-07-01: First online publication.