Napoleon I.

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Napoleon I.



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Document signed, 1 1/4 pages, 8,5 x 11,5 inch, Cairo, 30 Fructidor an 6 (16.11.1798), in French, concerning the confiscation of the "Immeubles des mamelucks" (Mamluk buildings)*, signed in black ink "Bonaparte", attractively mounted (removable) for fine display with a picture, shows Napoleon I. in a beautiful portrait (altogether 11,75 x 15,5 inch), with intersecting letter folds and mild browning - in fine condition. In parts: "Bonaparte Général en chef ordonne Art. 1er L’administration du droit d’enregistrements est chargée de la régie & administration de tous les Biens immeubles appartenans a la république française en égypte. Art. 2 En conséquence elle pourvoira a l’entretien des maisons, oquelles, magazins, Moulins, Bains et a leur location. elle fera régir, ou affermera, Selon qu’il sera plus avantageux, toutes les terres & jardins …" Translated: "Bonaparte General in Chief orders 1st Art. The administration of the registration fee is responsible for the administration & administration of all property owned by the French Republic in Egypt. 2nd Art. As a result it will provide for the maintenance of houses, oquelles , shops, mills, baths and their rental. It will govern, or lease, depending on which will be more advantageous, all lands & gardens..." [The other articles regulate the appraisal of possessions and the procedure for the possession of deceased persons or their heirs.] * At the end of June Napoleon had landed at Alexandria; on the 21st he had crushed the Mamluks off Cairo.

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SKU 6028216
Profession French military and political leader who rose to prominence during the latter stages of the French Revolution
Year of birth 1769
year of death 1821
Size in inch (1 inch = 2.5 cm) 8,5 x 12,5 (altogether 11,75 x 15,5 inch)
Condition fine
Type of Autograph documents