Lot 319: Member of the House of Habsburg (1527–1576) who was Holy Roman Emperor from 1564 until his death; his policies of religious neutrality allowed peace between the empire's Roman Catholics and Protestants after the first struggles of the Reformation. Manuscript DS in German, one page, 12.5 x 13, March 1567. Untranslated. The embossed paper seal affixed to the reverse remains crisp with paper loss to just the upper corner. Storage folds with small splits at intersections and expected document wear, otherwise fine condition.
RR Auction's Fine Autographs and Artifacts Auction 453
Sunday, 17th May 2015
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