Apr 16, 2013 - Sale 2310

Sale 2310 - Lot 13

Price Realized: $ 2,160
?Final Price Realized includes Buyer’s Premium added to Hammer Price
Estimate: $ 2,000 - $ 3,000
(AMERICAN INDIANS--SENECA.) Cornplanter. Document Signed with his mark, "x," as a Chief of the Seneca Nation. One page, 12 1/2 x 8 inches; light folds, minor foxing. Buffalo, NY, 6 June 1821

Additional Details

Cornplanter signed this receipt for a portion of the Seneca Nation's annuity, issued by Indian agent Jasper Parrish. The receipt also bears the marks of Seneca chiefs Young King, Silverheels, Blacksnake, Roberson, and Blue Eyes. Provenance: Sold by Joseph Rubinfine to the consignor, 1992.