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The March 2023 Auctions: Day 1

Thu, Mar 16, 2023 11:00AM EDT
Lot 427

Early American Policy Of Assurance, November 24th 1801, H 15.25'' W 9.25''

Estimate: $100 - $125

Bid Increments

Price Bid Increment
$0 $5
$30 $10
$100 $25
$400 $50
$900 $100
$2,000 $250
$5,000 $500
$10,000 $1,000
$20,000 $2,500
$50,000 $5,000
$150,000 $10,000
Naval insurance document from Peter Chardon Brooks for William H. Vernon and his ship 'Venus'. The ship is insured for $5,000 for a voyage from Boston, Mass. to Bordeaux, France. Two embossed seals in the upper right corner. Framed under glass, H 17.5", W 12".


Folding creases with points of loss in the creases. Areas of foxing. Ink from writing on the verso has blead through in some areas. Please note all lots show signs of wear commensurate with age and use, and the lack of a statement regarding condition does not imply the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from defects or the effects of aging. Unless otherwise stated, all information provided is the opinion of DuMouchelles specialists. Should you have any additional questions regarding the condition of this lot, please email conditions@dumouchelles.com.