Napoleon - An Intimate Portrait


Boat license granted by the Emperor during the Continental Blockade

Boat license granted by the Emperor during the Continental Blockade

- c. 1813

The plan to bring England to its knees by stifling her trade was a good one, but, unfortunately, Europe was much too porous and complex for it to be truly effective. The other problem was that everyone prized English goods. Napoléon sometimes ignored the blockade himself to purchase luxuries for Joséphine.

Engraving with ink on paper



FINE Antique Sabatier NAPOLEON Nogent Carbon Steel Chef Knife - RAZOR SHARP picture

FINE Antique Sabatier NAPOLEON Nogent Carbon Steel Chef Knife - RAZOR SHARP

$274.05



Vintage France - 5 Francs NAPOLEON III 1868 modified  (knife, file and scissors) picture

Vintage France - 5 Francs NAPOLEON III 1868 modified (knife, file and scissors)

$250.00



Extremely rare  France Antique 1969 Napoleon Paper Knife Stationery Coin Memo picture

Extremely rare France Antique 1969 Napoleon Paper Knife Stationery Coin Memo

$160.00



1868 Silver Napoleon 5 Franc coin knife picture

1868 Silver Napoleon 5 Franc coin knife

$113.70



VINTAGE BRONZE BRASS LETTER OPENER KNIFE JOSE NAPOLEON BONAPARTE ? SIGNED 14 picture

VINTAGE BRONZE BRASS LETTER OPENER KNIFE JOSE NAPOLEON BONAPARTE ? SIGNED 14

$99.99



FRANKLIN MINT Napoleon Single Blade Folding Knife - The Battle of Austerlitz picture

FRANKLIN MINT Napoleon Single Blade Folding Knife - The Battle of Austerlitz

$21.95



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A Traveling Exhibition from Russell Etling Company (c) 2011