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    Sale 2519 | Lot 2
    Price Realized: $1,375With Buyer's Premium
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    • Sale 2519 Lot 2

      BURR AND SIGNER BURR, AARON. Document Signed, "A. Burr," a bond for him and Lewis Morris in the amount of £3,000 to the state of New York. Additionally signed by Lewis Morris and two witnesses. 1 page, folio; nearly-complete closed separations at vertical folds, small holes at fold intersections affecting few letters of text, vertical fold touching Morris signature with loss to "M" and paraph, moderate toning along folds, docketing on verso with minor bleedthrough, remnants of hinging at upper and lower edges verso, two paper seals intact. [New York], 20 August 1788

      Estimate $600 - 900

      ". . . [O]n the Seventh day of August Instant John Jay the said Aaron Burr and John Watts Junior were appointed Trustees for the Estate of John Cox . . . . [I]f the said Aaron Burr shall . . . Execute the said Trust . . . then the above Obligation to be void . . . ."

      Price Realized (with Buyer's Premium) $1,375