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Auction:
2526B
Lot:
27
Sold for:
$1,896$1,600

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Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - 2526B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
November 14, 2010 11:00AM

Description:

(Colonial New York), Autograph manuscript document, December 12, 1670, one page, signed by N. Bayard Secretary, Johannes de Peyster, Johannes van Brugh, and I. Bedloo, a sale of land to Christoffer Amir, folio, 11 1/2 x 14 1/2 in., (iron gall burn in spots, loss around wax seal, reinforced folds on verso, else good). Note: This document is in the hand of Nicholas Bayard, Peter Stuyvesant's nephew and later Mayor of New York. The land being sold is now part of Wall Street.
Estimate $1,000-1,500

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I. Bedloo, Johannes de Peyster, Johannes van Brugh, Secretary, Nicholas Bayard, Peter Stuyvesant, Mayor

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