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Copy of 1797 British Naval Correspondence

Auction:
2900T
Lot:
1008
Sold for:
$246$200

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Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2900T
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
June 01, 2016 12:00PM

Description:

Copy of 1797 British Naval Correspondence, late 18th/early 19th century, six handwritten pages, including correspondence from John Dalrymple, and a reference to Admiral Horatio Nelson's plans to dine aboard the HMS Vanguard off the coast of Naples, Italy.
Estimate $400-600


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Keywords

John Dalrymple, Dalrymple, Horatio Nelson, Horatio Nelson, 1st Viscount Nelson, Naples, Italy

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