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Thomas Fitch Signed Connecticut Officer's Commission

Auction:
2684M
Lot:
133
Sold for:
$600$500

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Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - 2684M
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
November 02, 2013 10:00AM

Description:

Thomas Fitch Signed Connecticut Officer's Commission, c. 1757, framed commission for Daniel Munroe, Jr., to be Ensign of the 1st Company, or Training band in the Town of Woodbury, dated June 7th, 1757, with red wax seal, and signed Thos. Fitch, frame lg. 16, ht. 11 1/8 in.
Estimate $500-700

paper has fold lines, and stain on right side from seal when it was folded, one small tear on fold line.


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Thomas Fitch Signed Connecticut Officer's Commission, Daniel Munroe , Jr., Woodbury