Nov 20, 2014 - Sale 2367

Sale 2367 - Lot 219

Price Realized: $ 8,500
?Final Price Realized includes Buyer’s Premium added to Hammer Price
Estimate: $ 3,500 - $ 5,000
BUILDING AT MOUNT VERNON WASHINGTON, GEORGE. Autograph Document Signed, in the third person within the text, receipt for planks of wood: "Received from George Washington Eight pounds Seven Shillings for 2003 feet of Inch & 1/4 Pine Plank this 31st day of Aug't 1773." Receipt signature by Aaron Sterling, lower right. Additionally with holograph docketing on verso. 1/2 page, oblong 8vo; some scattered ink burn, inlaid, folds; matted in double-sided frame. (MRS) [Mount Vernon], 31 August 1773