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Live auction - fjt_550549 - FRENCH THIRD REPUBLIC Porte-Louis gravé n.d.

FRENCH THIRD REPUBLIC Porte-Louis gravé XF
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Estimate : 300 €
Price : 260 €
Maximum bid : 270 €
End of the sale : 29 October 2019 16:43:27
bidders : 5 bidders
Type : Porte-Louis gravé
Date: n.d.
Metal : silver plated metal
Weight : 34 g.
Coments on the condition:
Très bon état, bélière. L’intérieur du couvercle semble doré

Obverse


Obverse description : Représentation de la Fortune / E. DROPSY.

Reverse


Commentary


Jean-Baptiste Emile Dropsy (1848-1923) est un graveur. Il entama son apprentissage de graveur sur métaux à Paris quai de Jemmapes auprès de la société Lemoine. Ce porte-Louis décoré et gravé par Jean Baptiste Emile Dropsy permettait de ranger facilement plusieurs napoléons de 10 francs OR et de 20 francs OR à l’aide d’un système à ressorts. L’exemplaire est doré l’intérieur.

Historical background


THIRD REPUBLIC

(4/09/1870-10/07/1940)

Thiers was overthrown by the monarchists May 24, 1873 and replaced by Marshal MacMahon. The office of President shall be increased to seven years by the Assembly. The attempt to restore the monarchy in the person of Henry V fails because it refuses to renounce the white flag. Constitutional laws enacted November 30, 1875 will not be changed until 1940, they provide a relative political stability and spread the monarchical restoration. Legislative conflict in 1877, which opposed Jules Simon and the Duke de Broglie, to the advantage of Republicans. The World Expo 1878 held at the Trocadero. The phone made its appearance in Paris in 1879. Mac Mahon, in conflict with the Assembly, resigns ("comply or resign"). Jules Grevy was elected in his place. Gambetta becomes President of the Chamber of Deputies. The Prince Imperial, son of Napoleon III, was massacred by the Zulus in uniform English. July 14 is National Day in 1880.

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