Lot #378
Friedrich von Steuben Autograph Document Signed

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Estimate: $800+

Description

Prussian soldier (1730-1794) who provided invaluable aid to the American Revolution, joining George Washington at Valley Forge. Scarce ADS, signed “Steuben,” one page, 8 x 4.5, January 22, 1794. Handwritten document issued to Collector B. Walker, in full: "Sir, Please to pay to the bearer the Sum of one hundred & twenty Dollars, for a Note Given by me to Mr. Jacob Cuyler & becoming Due at this Day." Signed neatly at the conclusion by Friedrich von Steuben. The page is affixed to a slightly larger mount. In fine condition, with light toning from prior display. Accompanied by an engraved portrait bearing a facsimile signature.

Auction Info

  • Auction Title: Fine Autograph and Artifacts
  • Dates: #618 - Ended October 13, 2021





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