Feb 20, 2020 - Sale 2530

Sale 2530 - Lot 49

Price Realized: $ 2,500
?Final Price Realized includes Buyer’s Premium added to Hammer Price
Estimate: $ 2,000 - $ 3,000
NAPOLÉON. Partly-printed vellum Document Signed, "Napoleon," conferring the title of Chevalier de Toukerb on Ambroise-Louis de Lavenant. Coat of arms illustrated at upper left. Countersigned by Archchancellor of the Empire Jean de Cambacérès. 19 1/2x15 inches; folds, docketing verso, lacking pendent great seal; matted with portrait and framed. Paris, 28 January 1809

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Ambroise-Louis de Lavenant (1775-1864) participated in the campaigns of the French Revolution and the Napoleonic Wars, became a Knight of the Legion of Honor in 1809, and was later awarded a Saint Helena Medal.