11-13-2011 11-13-2011
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2571B Boston
November 13, 2011 11:00 AMCalender
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Charles I, King of England (1600-1649)

$5,513$4,500
Auction: Books & Manuscripts - 2571B Location: Boston Date / Time: November 13, 2011 11:00AM

Description:

Charles I, King of England (1600-1649), Signed document, Oxford, September 11, 1644, one page, an order directing Sir Arthur Anston, Governor of Reading, to raise a regiment due to the forward preparations of the Parliamentary Army, with large wax seal affixed to bottom edge, folded, in fitted morocco case, (minor wear to case with hinge starting, seal with old losses).
Estimate $1,000-1,500

Keywords

United Kingdom, Arthur Anston, Parliamentary Army, Oxford, Reading