Lot 777: Charles V



2015-07-10 15:43:27

Lot 777: Charles V: (1500-1558) Holy Roman Emperor 1519-56 And King Charles I Of Spain 1516-56. D.S., Charles, As Emperor And King, At The Foot, One Page, Folio, Augusburg, 16Th March 1547, Addressed To An Unidentified Individual ('Dear And Faithful One'). The Document States, In Full, 'For Reasons Concerning Our Service, The Common Wealth Of The Country, And Particular Profit Of The Subjects, We Have Ordered The Convocation Of The Estates Of Our County Or Burgundy To Lyon On Monday After Next Quasimodo, And We Require You To Stay There And Attend, And Do The Duty And Office In Accordance With The Trust And Your Affection Toward Us And The Country. So, Dear And Faithful One, God Keep You'. Some Very Light Foxing, A Few Neat Splits At The Folds And With The Usual Document Slits To The Left And Right Edges. With Remnants Of A Red Wax Seal To The Verso. G Quasimodo Sunday Is The First Sunday After Easter, In 1547 Quasimodo Sunday Was On 17Th April. International Autograph Auctions' Autograph Auction July 2015 Saturday, 18th July 2015 Estimate: £400 - 600
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