French, Old (ca. 842-1400). In Old French, written in a round and widely spaced secretary hand.
1 item (126 lines): parchment; 110 x 14 cm. folded to 28 cm.
Reported to : Bibliothèque Nationale pre-1600 manuscript census.
A list of payments made to various men of Chastenoi by the Comte de Blois, compiled in 1351. Each figure is followed by the annotation "owed" or "paid."
At the time this account list was compiled Louis II de Châtillon had reached his majority and was no longer under the regency of his mother, Jeanne de Hainault. As Comte de Blois he became increasingly involved in the Hundred Years' War.