Lot 1636. The signet-Dr. Carl Peters, Explorer of Africa and the founder of the colony of German East Africa.

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Auction date:07.10.2017   12:00 UTC +02:00
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Lot 1636The signet-Dr. Carl Peters, Explorer of Africa and the founder of the colony of German East Africa.
Cut signature Carl Peters in iron, with turned Wooden handle; a business card. Carl Peters was after his stay in England, co-founder of the society for German colonization and, after his Habilitation on the ground in Africa. First in Zanzibar then on to the mainland - where, "protection contracts", which were made after his return to Berlin under the protection of the Emperor. In 1891, he was appointed Reich Commissioner for the Kilimanjaro region. He died in 1918 in Bad Harzburg. Significant exhibit of each the colonial exhibition of these, for the German colonial history is so striking Person.
Condition: II

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