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#6 - George Washington

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1776 address panel in Washington’s hand
Description                           Estimate: $3,000 - 4,000          

Extremely desirable address panel accomplished entirely in Washington’s hand, 6.25 x 3, no date but circa 1776, in full: “To the Hon. Ab’m Yates Esq’r, Presid’t of the Congress of the State of New York.” Affixed to a slightly larger sheet which bears a notation on the reverse by autograph dealer Walter R. Benjamin certifying the authenticity of the piece. In very good to fine condition, with light soiling and staining. Accompanied by an unsigned engraved portrait. Abraham Yates became president of the New York Congress on August 28, 1776, and served in that role for only a month, presumably dating this piece to that historic year. Pre-certified PSA/DNA.

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