Lot 227: Third-person ADS signed within the body, one page, 9.5 x 4.5, November 10, 1795. Jay pens a receipt below a letter to him from John Lyons requesting a payment of one hundred and fifty pounds. In full: "Rec'd of John Jay one hundred and fifty pounds which I promise to deliver to the above named John Lyon & which I received for him at the Request of my Brother Benjamin to whom the above order was given." Addressed to "Govrn Jay" in another hand. Intersecting folds and scattered soiling, otherwise fine condition.
RR Auction's Fine Autographs and Artifacts Auction 467
Wednesday, 13th January 2016
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