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Political Memorabilia including the Daniel Schofield Collection

February 16, 2018

Lot #103
DepartmentDocuments
Sold For$350.00(hammer price)
 $420.00(price including buyer's premium)
Last UpdatedFebruary 16, 2018

Description

DOCUMENT SIGNED BY ELBRIDGE GERRY, GOVERNOR AND COMMANDER IN CHIEF OF THE COMMONWEALTH OF MASSACHUSETTS Dated 1812
Commissions Nathaniel Nickerson to be Captain of Company in the Second Regiment of Infantry in the Second Brigade and Fifth Division of the Militia of this Commonwealth." Dated April 29, 1812. Signed and sealed by Elbridge Gerry, a signer of the Declaration of Independence. Counter-signed by Benjamin Homans, secretary of the Commonwealth. Mat opening 8" x 14". Framed 13.75" x 19.75".
From a Massachusetts consignor."

Condition

Creased and stained. Toning in margin.

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