Tue, 12th May 2015 12:00

Maritime and Scientific Models, Instruments & Art (Sandwich)

 
  Lot 123
 

123

THREE FAMOUS NAVAL AUTOGRAPHS<br/>for Cuthbert...

Sold for £620
Estimated at £200 - £300


 
THREE FAMOUS NAVAL AUTOGRAPHS
for Cuthbert Collingwood, on reverse of a stores form, dated 15th May, 1769; James Samarez on a Warrant dated 1st March, 1794; and Edward Pellew on a cover note from Caledonia for 27th May, 1813
(3)

Collingwood: document ragged, tear to left, secured to outer paper, signature strong; other two are typically time stained, creased, later pencil markings, but generally good.

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