Knight's Oath Sold on eBay

A modern reproduction of a medieval knight's oath was recently open for auction on eBay. A modern reproduction of the oath of Count Umberto at the Council of Anse in 1025 was auctioned recently on eBay. There were no bidders.

In the oath, Umberto pledged the following:

"I will not assault a noblewomen, monks and unarmed travelers. I will not raze or otherwise destroy houses..... I will not cut, tear down, or uproot vines, willows and fruit trees and I will not destroy mills or the grain inside."

To see the illuminated piece being offered or to read the complete oath, visit the website by clicking on the header.