Statuta vetera (Old Statutes)

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Statuta vetera (Old Statutes)

Item Info

Item No: mcac205005
Title: Statuta vetera (Old Statutes)
Script: Anglicana
Language: Latin
Folio Number: f. 64r
Original Year/Month/Day: 1299-1300
Source: Rare Book Department
Notes: Initial C
Notes: This manuscript contains a collection of English statutes dating from 1235-1299 and a copy of the Magna Carta. The page shown here begins the Statute of Westminster II, which was enacted by Edward I in 1285. The statute included land reform laws, including the important provision "de donis conditionalibus" (on conditional gifts), which made possible the entailment of estates.
Sirsi Catalog Key: 1582841
Country: Country:England

Creation Year (Single Year or Range Begin): 1310
Image Dimensions Width: 82 mm
ShelfMark: LC 14 20.5