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Lot #2
Sold For$1,200.00(hammer price)
 $1,440.00(price including buyer's premium)
Last UpdatedApril 29, 2019


1) English indenture dated 1698. Handwritten on parchment, with William III's coat of arms and decorative scrolling at upper left corner. Two paper seals, possibly six pence stamps, affixed near coat of arms. Eight signatures along lower margin. Additional inscriptions and notations verso. Approx. 23.75 x 30".

2) Leather-bound pocket prayer book. Handwritten, believed to be in Latin, in black with red highlights. Some pages blank or with just rules for margins and lettering. Embossed leather cover approx. 4.25" x 3.25"."


1) Creased, with some loss along fold lines. Soiling/toning commensurate with age.
2) Binding worn, with some loss. Metal clasp components missing. Handling wear.

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