Lot #265
George Read Autograph Endorsement Signed

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Estimate: $1000+


Signer of the Declaration of Independence from Delaware (1733-1798). AES, one page, 6.5 x 7.75, December 3, 1752. Endorsement penned by the 19-year-old George Read on the docketing panel from a legal document concerning the case of Melchior Schultze and Adam Wink, in full: "Please to Issue the above & You'll Oblige, your very Humble Serv't, George Read, Clk to Mr. Molland." In very good to fine condition, with scattered light foxing and staining, and old repairs to back of the folds.

Auction Info

  • Auction Title: Fine Autograph and Artifacts, Ft. Revolutionary War
  • Dates: #612 - Ended July 14, 2021

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