Public Sale of Discharged Horses

Circular of the Imperial and Royal Lower Austrian District Authority St. Pölten, regarding the public sale of discharged horses. Given St. Pölten September 4, 1809. No place & printer (1809). Sm. fol. 1 sheet. With the printed signature of the imperial and royal Lower Austrian district commissioner A. v. Portenschlag.

Frameworthy  broadsheet , “after a notification of the French war commissioner here … 70 discharged horses of the heavy cavalry … are sold to the highest bidder (and) are marked with the letter R.F.”. – Typographic watermark.

Offer no. 12,243 / EUR  60. (c. US$ 73.) + shipping

“ I receives them today in very good condition, thank you and dont forget to tell me about … items, best regards ”

(Sign. L. B., April 5, 2002)