Lot 186: James Wilson

RR Auction

2015-10-29 11:33:11


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Lot 186: Signer of the Declaration of Independence from Pennsylvania (1742-1798), and one of only six men who signed both the Declaration and the US Constitution. Manuscript DS, one page, 7.5 x 3.25, March 30, 1795. Promissory note, in part: "Sixty days after date I promise to pay George Davis or order Three hundred Seventy One pounds seventeen Shillings and Seven pence." Professionally inlaid into a slightly larger sheet. Intersecting folds and heavy show-through to left side from notations to reverse, otherwise fine condition. Accompanied by an unsigned engraved portrait. RR Auction's Fine Autographs & Artifacts Friday, 23rd October 2015 Estimate: $200-400
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