NAPOLEON BONAPARTE, Emperor of France, exceptional manuscript document signed and dated January 21st 1812. The document is written in French (translated below). Napoleon approves a request by the Duke of Dalmatia for 6 months paid leave for a surgeon. Napoleon handwrites "accorde" and then signs in his typical style as "NP". Document is counter-signed at the bottom by Louis-Alexandre Berthier.
>>> UNCONDITIONALLY GUARANTEED AUTHENTIC! This autograph has been certified authentic and slabbed by the industry experts at PSA/DNA. <<<
Approximate translation reads:
A. S. M. The Emperor and King
Paris 21 January 1812
The Duke of Dalmatia urges a leave of six months on the salary for Mr Mocquool, Principal surgeon [sic] corps of the army, of which he praises.
He attaches a certificate which ascertains in an authentic manner that this [sic] officer of is affected by a disease...."
Item is in good condition with foxing throughout the document. Some oil staining and pinholes.
GUARANTEED GENUINE - simply one of the finest investment-quality, authentically-signed Napoleon documents currently available on the market!
Own a remarkable, original piece of history! The perfect gift for the collector, autograph enthusiast, Francophile or History buff. A must have addition to the Executive Office, den, or "Man Cave".
Sold as is, as shown.
top of page
Exceptional Autographs, Historic Documents, Rare Signatures, Art, Antiquities & Artifacts