Lot 139: Partly-printed DS, signed "P. Henry," one page, 8 x 6, April 1, 1785. As governor, Henry appoints Hollt Richardson as a "Lieut Col…in the militia of the County of King William." Boldly signed at the conclusion by Governor Henry. The white paper seal affixed to the lower left remains fully intact. Handsomely double-matted and framed with an engraved portrait to an overall size of 21.5 x 13.5. In fine condition, with expected document wear, some soiling to the seal, and trivial ink erosion to the paraph below the signature.
RR Auction's Fine Autographs and Artifacts Auction 456
Wednesday, 15th July 2015
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