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Philippine Welser 1527-1580

Morganatic wife of Ferdinand II, Archduke of Austria. She was granted the titles Baroness of Zinnenburg, Margravine of Burgau, Landgravine of Mellenburg and Countess of Oberhohenberg and Niederhohenberg. She was born in Augsburg.
Size 16 x 28 cms
Price £28.00


Ferdinand Charles, Archduke of Austria 1628-1662

As the son of Archduke Leopold V and Claudia de’ Medici, he succeeded his father upon the latter’s death in 1632, under his mother’s regency. He took over his mother’s governatorial duties when he came of age in 1646. To finance his extravagant living style, he sold goods and entitlements
Size 17 x 28 cms
Price £28.00