Lot 248: LS in Cyrillic, one page, 7.25 x 9, August 16, 1796. Letter to General Swetchine. In part (translated): "The scrupulous and zealous execution of your duties has called our attention and as a work of out esteem we name you a knight of the order of Sante Anne." Annotated on the reverse of the second integral page in the hand of Klemens von Metternich. In fine condition, with central vertical and horizontal folds and light scattered soiling.
RR Auction's Fine Autographs and Artifacts Auction 453
Sunday, 17th May 2015
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