Sovereign Prince of Orange (1650-1702) who served as King of England, Scotland, and Ireland from 1689 until his death. Manuscript DS, signed “Prince D'Orange,” one page, 7.25 x 11.5, December 20, 1655. Official warrant granting "Lady Sophia Bukley, the Bearer hereof, with Charlotte and James Bukeley, Anne Borgrave, Margeritt Carleton, Elizabeth Barrett, Margeritt Jones, Christopher Williams, Richard Barrett, and Richard Lewis, to go beyond Seas." Signed at the conclusion by William as the prince of Orange, and countersigned by secretary Constantijn Huygens. Original paper seal remains affixed to the lower left. In very good to fine condition.
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