Lot 234 of 429:
Document signed by French naval minister, 1725  

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Lot closed - Sold For:$180
Estimate:
$300 - $500

Title:
Manuscript document on vellum, signed by Jérôme Phélypeaux
Author:
Phélypeaux, Jérôme
Place:
France
Publisher:
Date:
1725
Description:

11 lines, in ink, boldly signed by Phélypeaux. On vellum sheet 25.5x33.4 cm (10x13¼").

Rare document signed by Jérôme Phélypeaux (1674-1747), comte de Pontchartrain,  French politician, son of Louis Phélypeaux. The younger Phélypeaux served as a councillor to the parlement of Paris from 1692, and served with his father as Secretary of State of the Maison du Roi and Navy Minister from 1699 onwards.

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Condition:
Some toning, a bit of staining and darkening at the corners; very good.
 
Item number:
305407
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