Letter of marque - until The Paris Declaration of 1856, these letters allowed privateers legitimacy.

Letter of marque - In the days of fighting sail, a letter of marque and reprisal was a government license authorizing a person (Bucaneers or privateer) to attack and capture enemy vessels and bring them before admiralty courts for condemnation and sale

Drake-treasure - Letter of marque - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Drake viewing treasure taken from a Spanish ship, print courtesy New York Public Library

Privateer Letter of Marque...Being  Sir Francis Drake was more of a Privateer than Pirate,the Queen would have presented him with one of these Documents or "Letter of Marque"

Privateer Letter of Marque.Being Sir Francis Drake was more of a Privateer than Pirate,the Queen would have presented him with one of these Documents or "Letter of Marque"

Captain Kidd's letter of Marque 1695

Pen and Pension -- Privateers Off England's East Coast (Image is Captain Kidd's Letter of Marque)

Free Printable Books 2018 Planner Stickers from My Life Planners

Free Printable Books 2018 Planner Stickers from My Life Planners

$15.00 Pirates of the Caribbean letter of marque

Small Pirates of the Caribbean Letter of Marque Reproduction Prop Replica

Another old Walrus Ivory Ice Axe,  The piece is titled " Letter of Marque " This was the  first piece of Scrimshaw I commissioned with Darrel Morris.

Another old Walrus Ivory Ice Axe, The piece is titled " Letter of Marque " This was the first piece of Scrimshaw I commissioned with Darrel Morris.

Pinterest
Search