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...An Ottoman Order of Glory for Charles Joseph Tissot (1828-1884), issued by Abdülmecit, Sultan of the Turks; together with permission of Napoleon III, Emperor of the French, for him to wear the award. Tissot was a diplomat...
... was granted by the French Imperial Order of the Legion of Honour, and the authorisation document bears the department's blind stamp and the signature of its High Chancellor. The document also features the signatures of the order's general secretary, G[abri]el Eynard (a renowned banker and Philhellene), and that of Napoleon III. It is dated February 5, 1861....