Lot 16: Partly-printed DS as president, one page, 10.75 x 13.25, April 8, 1833. Jackson issues a patent to Peter L. Grosh and George Grosh for having "invented a new and useful improvement in the mode of applying wind to musical instruments by means of bellows." Signed at the conclusion by Jackson and countersigned by Secretary of State Edward Livingston. The white embossed seal is toned, but intact, and missing its ribbons. In very good condition, with intersecting folds (one vertical fold passing through a single letter of the signature), scattered foxing, binding holes to left edge, a slightly trimmed bottom edge, and portions of writing and Jackson's signature several shades light but still legible.
RR Auction's Fine Autographs and Artifacts Auction 460
Wednesday, 16th September 2015
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