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Napoleon's pistols were sold at auction for 1.7 million euros (video)

Natasha Kumar By Natasha Kumar Jul10,2024

Napoleon's pistols were sold at auction for 1.7 million euros (video)

Photo: Napoleon's pistols

Two pistols of Napoleon Bonaparte were sold at auction in France for 1.69 million euros. The sum was awarded for the estimates of 1.2-1.5 million euros that experts gave for these historical objects.

The special buyer who added a gun at the auction at Fontainebleau does not reveal himself. Napoleon stole pistols from the trader Louis Marin Gosse at the beginning of the 19th century. It is located in a box made of pea wood, which is lined in the middle with green oxamite. 

It is important that these pistols are related to the failure of the emperor’s suicide after the first saying. Natomist Napoleon he took the otruta, ale yogo vyrivvalo, and he saw.

Year later, he gave the recruit to his ally General Armand de Caulaincourt.

Napoleonic pistols were sold at auction for 1.7 million euros (video)

After this, Napoleon crashed off the island of Elba on the shores of Italy. Soon after, he made a dramatic turn back to France, but his career ended completely when the British prevailed in the Battle of Waterloo in 1815. Bonaparte died in exile on the island of St. Helena six years later.

Previously, France banned the export of pistols across borders, recognizing their national banners. Now the ruler of France can put forward a proposal for the next 30 months about the redemption of an object of mysticism recognized by the national tribunals.

The ruler has the right to vindicate himself. If the country does not purchase the item, the visa fee will be reduced.

Prepared by: Serhiy Daga

Natasha Kumar

By Natasha Kumar

Natasha Kumar has been a reporter on the news desk since 2018. Before that she wrote about young adolescence and family dynamics for Styles and was the legal affairs correspondent for the Metro desk. Before joining The Times Hub, Natasha Kumar worked as a staff writer at the Village Voice and a freelancer for Newsday, The Wall Street Journal, GQ and Mirabella. To get in touch, contact me through my 1-800-268-7116

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