April 04, 2019 12:00 PM EDT Cincinnati
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[Americana - Manuscript - Revolutionary War Era] Revolutionary War-Date Receipt for Blankets Used by Washington's Army

RECEIPT FOR 9 BLANKETS FOR ARMY... OF... GENERAL WASHINGTON. JUNE 24, 1777. 

8 1/4 BY 12 inch manuscript document - receipt for 9 blankets for Washington's troops: 

"New Haven June 24, 1777... of Timothy Jones one of the Seted (sic) Men of New Haven... Nine Blankets for the Use of the Army of the Comm. of His Excelency (sic) General Washington...."  (Signed by Jonas Prentice, Capt.) 

Condition:

Toning at previous fold lines otherwise Very Good. 

Estimate: $200 - $400
Price Realized Including Buyer's Premium
$1,080
04/04/2019

 

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