FREDERICK II, The Great (1712-1786). King of Prussia.Email about this entry
Document Signed (hastily written 'Guht / Frederich'), 1 page folio with countersignature of Samuel von Marschall in the bottom right and the date, 12 May 1742. The text is also in the hand of von Marschall (1683-1749), finance minister to Frederick II.
Agreeing to a request relating to a fountain.
'... Because we have been advised to have the fountain working in spring as well as in autumn ... will Your Majesty be gracious to give permission for such use ... the land where the fountain is will be taken over by my staff ...'
£875 [No: 26417]
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