May 2017 Auction Ends Thursday, May 25th, 5pm Pacific
This lot is closed for bidding. Bidding ended on 5/25/2017
John Hancock partial document signed as President of the Continental Congress, a position he held from 1775-1777. Here, Hancock commissions a soldier into the Revolutionary War, reading in part, ''...Army of the United Colonies, raised for the Defence of American Liberty, and for repelling every Invasion thereof...This Commission to continue in Force until revoked by this future Congress...'' Signed John Hancock with his characteristic paraph. Trimmed document measures approximately 9'' x 8.5''. Archival repair and mounting remnants to verso, overall very good condition, with an excellent bold signature.
John Hancock Partial Document Signed as President of the Continental Congress, Circa 1776 -- Hancock Commissions a Soldier into the Revolutionary WarJohn Hancock Partial Document Signed as President of the Continental Congress, Circa 1776 -- Hancock Commissions a Soldier into the Revolutionary War
John Hancock Partial Document Signed as President of the Continental Congress, Circa 1776 -- Hancock Commissions a Soldier into the Revolutionary War
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Minimum Bid: $2,500
Final prices include buyers premium.: $3,125
Number Bids: 1
Auction closed on Thursday, May 25, 2017.
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