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Lot 150

Alexander Hamilton: Autographed Letter

Estimate: $1,500 - $2,500
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$0 $25
$200 $50
$500 $100
$3,000 $250
$5,000 $500
$10,000 $1,000
$30,000 $2,500
$100,000 $5,000

Framed, dated February 26, 1793,

14 1/2 x 24 1/2 in. (frame).

Note: This letter is addressed to the The President to the Directors of the Bank of the United States asking for an advance for compensation for the Senators of the United States for their service while waiting on funds from the House of Congress.


Not examined out of frame. There are expected creases from folding, a loss to the central crease from wax seal. Light- staining and fading to the ink to right of the central crease.Not withstanding this report or any discussion concerning condition of a lot, all lots are offered and sold "as is" in accordance with our conditions of sale.