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Live auction - bfe_363108 - DOMBES - PRINCIPALITY OF DOMBES - ANNE-MARIE-LOUISE D'ORLÉANS Demi-écu

DOMBES - PRINCIPALITY OF DOMBES - ANNE-MARIE-LOUISE D ORLÉANS Demi-écu XF/AU
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Estimate : 1 800 €
Price : no bid
Maximum bid : no bid
End of the sale : 29 September 2015 16:47:08
Type : Demi-écu
Date: 1673
Mint name / Town : Trévoux
Metal : silver
Diameter : 33,5 mm
Orientation dies : 6 h.
Weight : 13,53 g.
Rarity : R1
Coments on the condition:
Ce demi-écu est frappé sur un flan large et régulier. Reliefs un peu faibles au niveau du buste. Une jolie patine grise de médaillier recouvre ses deux faces
Catalogue references :
Predigree :
Exemplaire provenant d’une vente Siana de 1986-1987, n° 513 et de la collection Yves Caille

Obverse


Obverse legend : AN. MA. LVD. PRIN. SVPRE. DOMBA.
Obverse description : Buste drapé à droite d’Anne-Marie-Louise.
Obverse translation : (Anne-Marie-Louise, princesse souveraine de Dombes).

Reverse


Reverse legend : (ROSE) DOMINVS (TRÈFLE) ADIVTOR - A - ET REDE. MEVS 1673.
Reverse description : Écu couronné, aux armes d’Orléans.
Reverse translation : (Le Seigneur est mon soutien et mon rédempteur).

Historical background


DOMBES - PRINCIPALITY DOMBES - ANNE-MARIE-LOUISE D'ORLEANS

(1657-1693)

Anne-Marie Louis d'Orléans, known as the "Grande Mademoiselle," is the daughter of Gaston d'Orléans and Marie de Bourbon-Montpensier. She died in 1693, leaving the principality of Dombes to Louis Auguste de Bourbon, Duke of Maine, son of Louis XIV legitimized in 1673. Louis Charles de Bourbon, Count of Eu, exchanged March 28, 1762 the principality of Dombes against the Duchy of Gisors. From that date, the principality of Dombes returned to the crown of France.

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