Book #68702
Decree Regulating Money Lending in the Army, Broadside, 1753. Broadside, Theresa Maria, Holy Roman Empress.

Decree Regulating Money Lending in the Army, Broadside, 1753

Maria Theresa Limits Money Lending Among Officers and Soldiers in Her Army [Broadside]. Maria, Theresa [1717-1780], Holy Roman Empress. [Decree Regulating Money Lending in the Army]. Vienna: 2 June 1753. 17" x 22-1/2" broadside, untrimmed edges. Light toning, two vertical and one horizontal fold lines, all lightly browned, tiny stain to bottom edge. $350. * This broadside regulates the conduct of army officers who lend and borrow money too freely. The decree forbids senior officers from lending more than 100 florins; junior officers and all lower ranks are not allowed to lend or borrow any amount.

Price: $350.00

Book number 68702