Lot #266
John Franklin Signed Check

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Estimate: $300+

Description

Royal Navy officer and Arctic explorer (1786-1847) who perished, along with his entire crew, along the Northwest Passage. Bank of Van Diemen's Land check, 7 x 4, filled out and signed by John Franklin, payable to J. W. Murdock for £70, November 27, 1837. In fine condition, with light staining to the side edges.

Auction Info

  • Auction Title: Fine Autograph and Artifacts, Ft. Sports
  • Dates: #614 - Ended August 11, 2021





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