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Lot closed - Sold For (Includes Buyers Premium):$4,500
Estimate:
$5,000 - $7,000

Title:
Partly-printed Document Signed “Abraham Lincoln” as President, on vellum, one page, folio.

Author:
Lincoln, Abraham

Place:
Washington

Publisher:

Date:
July 1, 1864

Description:
Appointment of Edwin E. Sellers as Captain in the Tenth Regiment of Infantry. Countersigned by Edwin Stanton, Secretary of War. An impressive and highly ornate document with engraved vignettes of flags, an eagle and implements of war. Embossed blue paper wafer seal affixed in left margin. Framed with engraved portrait of Lincoln. Lincoln’s signature is a medium brown.

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Condition:
Light soiling, with original folds and some light wear. Seal is cracked and chipped. One vertical fold passes through the “co” of Lincoln’s signature.


 
Item number:
120259
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