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DB-2240: 4 November 1701. Enclosed in a letter addressed to Merchant Monsieur De Roeveir was a letter sealed (now opened) in another wrapper addressed to Mademoiselle Anne Porters living with Thomas Porters in Aarlebeek. This little token is referred to as a "poesieplaatje" in Dutch.

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DB-2240: 4 November 1701.

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DB-1320. Textile swatches inserted in a letter include four samples of felt, in different red dyes; one sample of cloth-of-gold.

Author: Antoine Hoffnagel, writing from Paris, France.

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DB-1320. Detail of inserted textile swatches include four samples of felt, in different red dyes; one sample of cloth-of-gold.

Author: Antoine Hoffnagel, writing from Paris, France.

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DB-2124.

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DB-1820. Many of the letters in the Brienne Collection have one or more letters enclosed within. The letter enclosed in this example remains sealed shut.

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DB-0901.