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Mar 25, 2013

Napoleon Engagement Ring to Josephine: 1796 gold ring fetches close to $1M at Osenat auction

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Napoleon Engagement Ring Credit: ABC News A 1796 Napoleon Bonaparte and Josephine engagement ring was sold close to $1 million during an Osenat auction in Fontainebleau, France on Sunday, March 24, 2013. The auction of the gold ring was made in celebration of Josephine‘s 250th birth anniversary. An anonymous bidder reportedly made a $948,000 final […]


Jun 11, 2012

Rare Napoleon Bonaparte letter in English sold in French auction for around $410,000 (Photo)

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A rare Napoleon Bonaparte letter, written in English, was sold at Osenat auction in Fontainebleau, Paris on Sunday, June 10, 2012 for 325,000 euros (around $410,000), as shown in the photo below, which fetched more than five times its estimated selling price. According to BBC News that day, Napoleon Bonaparte wrote the one-page letter on […]