Caesar Borgia (1475-1507). Natural son of Pope Alexander VI, he took advantage of this support to try to establish a principality in central Italy. He will enlarge the possessions of the papacy. He will help the king of France in his wars in Italy. On this occasion, Louis XII will make him Duke of Valentinois and Peer of France. Old manufacture of Gustave Vertunni, France, around 1950. Figurine in solid lead. Scale 55mm to the eye line. Overall height : 60 – 65mm.