Lot #109
John Penn Endorsement Signature

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Estimate: $1500+


Signer of the Declaration of Independence and the Articles of Confederation as a representative of North Carolina (1741-1781). Ink endorsement signature, "J. P. atto," on the reverse of a manuscript legal document, one page, 8.25 x 3.5, August 2, 1794. Writ order addressed to the Sheriff of Granville County to "take the bodies of John Smith Hurst, Reubin Tal_, and Peyton Wood"; and to render unto Len Henley Bullock the sum of £1,000 and £20 damages. In very good to fine condition, with old tape repairs to the toned and separated vertical folds.

Auction Info

  • Auction Title: Fine Autograph and Artifacts
  • Dates: #641 - Ended August 10, 2022

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