Lot 119 of 145:
Signed Document of William Parker, ca. 1600  

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Estimate:
$500 - $800

Title:
Autographed Document

Author:
Parker, William

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Date:
[ca. 1600]

Description:
Single sheet, 4¼x7¾. Document fragment signed by William Parker (1575-1622), English nobleman; imprisoned briefly for supporting Rebellion of Earl of Essex (1601); member of house of Lords (from 1605); Parker is reported to have warned Robert Cecil of “Gunpowder Plot.” This document, in another's hand, possibly written by his brother-in-law Francis Tresham (1605), subscriber to and member of council of Virginia Company (1609).

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Condition:
Upper portion of original document excised; paper moderately foxed, stain from sealing wax showing through.


 
Item number:
196207
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