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Miscellaneous Group of Shipping Papers, Merchant Receipts, Passage Ticket, and More,

Auction:
2558M
Lot:
631
Sold for:
$296$250

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Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2558M
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
August 14, 2011 10:00AM

Description:

Miscellaneous Group of Shipping Papers, Merchant Receipts, Passage Ticket, and More, early to mid-19th century, four shipping papers listing goods for assorted vessels leaving Boston for other ports, seven receipts for payment of vessel-related accoutrements, three receipts for piloting or towing vessels, two Nantasket Beach Steamboat Company timetable listings, an 1841 California passage ticket from Boston to San Francisco, a certificate allowing a vessel to fish for cod, a c. 1806 looking glass manufacturer's label for Cermenati & Bernarda at No. 2 State St., Boston, affixed to a wood panel.
Estimate $300-500

Keywords

Nantasket Beach Steamboat Company, Ship, Steamboat

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