Lot 80: Partly-printed DS, one page, 13.75 x 11.75, February 11, 1953. President Eisenhower designates Joseph M. Gazzam, Jr., to "serve as a member of The Annual Assay Commission for the year 1953 which will convene at The United States Mint in the city of Philadelphia February 11, 1953." Signed at the conclusion in fountain pen. Document is mounted and the official 1953 Assay Commission bronze medal is set into a circular cutout in the lower left. Framed to an overall size of 15 x 13. In very good condition, with scattered dampstaining and foxing, one water spot affecting a single letter of his signature, and the medal and frame backing somewhat loose.
RR Auction's Fine Autographs and Artifacts Auction 460
Wednesday, 16th September 2015
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