Lot 26
  • 26

Royalty and Political leaders.

Estimate
2,000 - 3,000 GBP
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Description

  • A collection of four documents and letters, comprising:
  • ink on paper
Mary, Queen of Scots, cut signature ("Marie R"), September 1564; Queen Anne, document signed, ordering the payment of £1000 to Sir William Fazakerly for the poor of London, countersigned by three Treasury Commissioners, 1 page, folio, 5 March 1710/11; the Duke of Wellington, letter signed, to Lt Col. George Hibbert, appointing him to the Order of the Bath, 1 page, 4to, 31 December 1842; Prince Albert, consort to Queen Victoria, letter signed, to Col. Hibbert, on the ribbon and badge of the Bath, 1 page, folio, 30 August 1843, remains of guards

Condition

Condition is described in the main body of the cataloguing, when appropriate.
"In response to your inquiry, we are pleased to provide you with a general report of the condition of the property described above. Since we are not professional conservators or restorers, we urge you to consult with a restorer or conservator of your choice who will be better able to provide a detailed, professional report. Prospective buyers should inspect each lot to satisfy themselves as to condition and must understand that any statement made by Sotheby's is merely a subjective, qualified opinion. Prospective buyers should also refer to any Important Notices regarding this sale, which are printed in the Sale Catalogue.
NOTWITHSTANDING THIS REPORT OR ANY DISCUSSIONS CONCERNING A LOT, ALL LOTS ARE OFFERED AND SOLD AS IS" IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE CONDITIONS OF BUSINESS PRINTED IN THE SALE CATALOGUE."