Lot 333: Handwritten bill of sale for a slave

Pook and Pook

2015-09-25 11:27:35


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Lot 333: Handwritten bill of sale for a slave, dated 1812, from John Taylor of Washington City, late of Charles County, Maryland, to Griffith Coombe, for a negro boy, named Allen, 15 years of age for a term of 15 years, after which he would be a free from all manner of service. Provenance: Estate of George Albicker, Utica, NY. Creases with separation, light toning, framed. Pook & Pook's Americana Auction October 2015 Saturday, 3rd October 2015 Estimate: $200-400
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