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(Declaration of Independence)

Auction:
2256
Lot:
76
Sold for:
$3,290$2,800

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Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - 2256
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
November 21, 2004 11:00AM

Description:

(Declaration of Independence), Rare printing of the Declaration of Independence on a linen handkerchief, [circa 1830], Boston Chemical Printing Company, also printed with a list of signers, a letter from John Adams, and a calendar of important dates in American history, 16 1/2 by 15 in., (toned, dampstained, and with dark ink spots lower left).
Estimate $4,000-6,000

Keywords

Boston Chemical Printing Company, Rare printing, John Adams, American Revolution, Handkerchief, International relations, Politics of the United States, United States Declaration of Independence

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