Charter of Cortemberg


Charter of Cortemberg
   The Charter of Cortemberg of 12 September 1312 created a Council of Notables, composed of four knights and 10 members of the bourgeoisie delegated from Brussels and other cities in Brabant. It served as a precursor to the Estates of Brabant and the Council of Brabant, a ducal judicial body.

Historical Dictionary of Brussels. .


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