Lot 76 of 338:
Insurance paid on Cuban slaves, 1856  

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Title:
Insurance certificate for slaves in Cuba
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Place:
Havana
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Date:
1856
Description:

Single sheet of green paper, partially printed in black, filled out in ink. 17x24 cm (6¾x9½").

The certificate is headed "La Protectora: Compañía General Cubana de Seguros Mutuos sobre la Vida de los Esclavos" and acknowledges payment of $25.25, covering $1400 worth of insurance.

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Condition:
Old folds, a few chips, good condition, scarce and fragile.
 
Item number:
311155
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