11-13-2011 11-13-2011
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2571B Boston
November 13, 2011 11:00 AMCalender
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Drake, Sir Francis (1540-1596), Burghley, William Cecil (1520-1598) and Others

$27,255$23,000
Auction: Books & Manuscripts - 2571B Location: Boston Date / Time: November 13, 2011 11:00AM

Description:

Drake, Sir Francis (1540-1596), Burghley, William Cecil (1520-1598) and Others, Manuscript document signed, one page, October 1st, 1588, with City of Bristol in upper left corner, a statement of expenses for four local ships which also included service time for the campaign against the Spanish Armada, also signed by John Hawkyns, matted with portrait engraving, folio, 12 x 8 1/4 in., (large fragment lost from right side, mounting residue to verso).
Estimate $3,000-5,000

Keywords

Francis, William Cecil, John Hawkyns