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Lot #416
Napoleon's Abdication: Order of the Day

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Broadside about Napoleon's abdication, 10 x 15, headed "Departement de la Vienna, Ourdre du Jour, Du 10 Avril 1814," in part (translated): "As a consequence of the changes made in the Government, both by the decision of the Senate of the 3rd of the current which pronounces the decease of Napoleon Bonaparte of the throne of France, and by the abdication he made of it on the 6th of the same month, All the soldiers stationed in this department will substitute the white cockade for the tricolor cockade." In very good condition, with creasing the to the right edge, and two small areas of paper loss.

Auction Info

  • Auction Title: Fine Autographs and Artifacts
  • Dates: #539 - Ended November 07, 2018