Lot 2086
  • 2086

TREATY OF PARIS, RATIFICATION. ANNAPOLIS: JOHN DUNLAP, [CA. 16-17 JAN. 1784]

Estimate
800,000 - 1,200,000 USD
Sold
855,000 USD
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Description

  • BY THE UNITED STATES IN CONGRESS ASSEMBLED, A PROCLAMATION … ANNAPOLIS: PRINTED BY JOHN DUNLAP, PRINTER FOR THE UNITED STATES IN CONGRESS ASSEMBLED, [CA. 16-17 JANUARY 1784]
Printed broadside (21 ½ x 17 in.; 545 x 432 mm, preserving deckle on all edges). Text in three columns below a two-line heading, with embossed paper seal of the United States in the left margin, docketed on verso ("No. 6 | Proclamation of Congress of | the ratification of the Definitive | Articles between America and | Great Britain | 14 Jan 1784 | 28 Oct 1784 | Ordered a second reading”); silked, tiny losses at central horizontal fold costing bits of about five letters, small hole and two dampstains in lower blank margin. Matted, framed, and glazed.
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