74
74
Hancock, John, Signer of the Declaration of Independence from Massachusetts
Estimate
3,0005,000
LOT SOLD. 4,688 USD
JUMP TO LOT
74
Hancock, John, Signer of the Declaration of Independence from Massachusetts
Estimate
3,0005,000
LOT SOLD. 4,688 USD
JUMP TO LOT

Details & Cataloguing

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Hancock, John, Signer of the Declaration of Independence from Massachusetts
Printed document signed, accomplished by a clerk, on a coupon slip 1 3/4 x 3 1/4 in.; 43 x 83 mm) cut from a larger sheet, Boston, June 1765, being a ticket for "Faneuil-Hall Lottery. No. Five," text set within typographic border; some tiny chips at margins, laid down on a larger sheet. Half blue morocco folding case gilt, chemise.
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Catalogue Note

This Faneuil-Hall lottery ticket, numbered 4056, entitled its possessor "to any Prize drawn against said Number in a Lottery granted by an Act of the General Court of the Province of the Massachusetts-Bay for Rebuilding Faneuil Hall; subject to no Deduction."

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