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George VI, King of the United Kingdom (1936-1952) Document Signed, 1 January 1943.

Auction:
3311T
Lot:
1036
Sold for:
$185$150

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Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - 3311T
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
November 11, 2019 12:00PM

Description:

George VI, King of the United Kingdom (1936-1952) Document Signed, 1 January 1943. Single page document conferring the decoration of the military cross upon Sir Frank Aubrey Newsam (1893-1964) Permanent Under-Secretary of State to the Home Office from 1948 to 1957, signed by the King in the top right corner and signed by Grand Master of the Order of the British Empire, Mary of Teck (1867-1953), framed, 14 1/2 x 12 in.
Estimate $250-350


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BRITISH EMPIRE, Mary, Frank Aubrey Newsam, United Kingdom, Frank Newsam, George VI, Grand Croix of the Légion d'honneur, Heads of state, House of Windsor, Knights of the Garter, Lords High Commissioner to the General Assembly of the Church of Scotland, Mary of Teck, Orders of chivalry, Orders, decorations, and medals

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