Title supplied by cataloger.
The date of the order's founding, 1469, appears on f. 33v; on the same page, a slightly later note refers to the position
of the prévost maistre des ceremonies, which was instituted in 1476.
f. 1r: "[text] Loys par la grace de dieu roy de France. Savoir faisonz a touz presens et advenir ..."
Foliation: Parchment, ii + 45 + i; [1-45]; modern foliation in pencil, upper right recto.
Layout: Written in 22 long lines; frame-ruled in ink.
Script: Written in a Gothic cursive script.
Decoration: 4-line illuminated initial (f. 1r), gold letter on a red square decorated with gray (once silver?) vines and flowers.
Binding: 19th-century gilt red morocco (Zacour-Hirsch).
Origin: Written in France between 1469 and 1476.