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Revere, Paul (1735-1818) North Battery Restrike Plate.

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3245T
Lot:
1028
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Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - 3245T
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
May 08, 2019 12:00PM

Description:

Revere, Paul (1735-1818) North Battery Restrike Plate. Single leaf of wove paper with a later imprint from the original copper-plate engraving originally engraved by Revere c. 1762, a fulfilled copy is held by the American Antiquarian Society in Worcester, the plate itself is held in the collection of the Massachusetts Historical Society, 10 x 9 1/2 in.
"This may Certify all whom it may Concern; that the Bearer hereof______is an Inlisted Montross at his Majesty's North-Battery, in Boston, under my Command. Given under my Hand this _____ In the _____year of his Majesty's reign____."
Estimate $1,000-1,500


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Montross, Battery, Cities in the United States, Foundrymen, Geography of Massachusetts, Intaglio, Massachusetts, Paul Revere, Revere, Revere, Massachusetts, Worcester, Massachusetts

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