10-30-2005 10-30-2005
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2300 Boston
October 30, 2005 11:00 AMCalender
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Hancock, John (1737-1793) and Adams, Samuel (1722-1803)

$7,638$6,500
Auction: Books & Manuscripts - 2300 Location: Boston Date / Time: October 30, 2005 11:00AM

Description:

Hancock, John (1737-1793) and Adams, Samuel (1722-1803), Signed partially printed document, February 1st, 1792, two pages, appointing George Richard Minot of Boston as a Probate Court Judge for the county of Suffolk, countersigned on verso by John Avery, the oath attestation signed by Samuel Adams and with a Treasury Office receipt signed by Thomas Dawes, folio, framed, (with minor fold weakness and minor separation, central small loss largely not affecting text, iron gall burn to Hancock's signature).
Estimate $5,000-7,000

Keywords

Samuel Adams, John Avery, Suffolk, Thomas Dawes, Probate Court, George Richard Minot, Treasury Office