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Item Details

Lot #98
DepartmentEphemera
Sold For$650.00(hammer price)
 $780.00(price including buyer's premium)
Last UpdatedApril 29, 2019

Description

JOHN BROWN JACK OF SPADES CALLING CARD
John Brown's (1736-1803) letter-pressed card with Mr. _____ Brown presents his Compliments to _____ and requests the Favour of _____ Company to _____ on _____ next." on the obverse, and a hand-colored depiction of a one-eyed jack of spades on the reverse. Length 3.5"."

Condition

Toned and with light handling wear. Small brown stain on obverse right edge.

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