loading..

KING CHARLES II (GREAT BRITAIN) - DOCUMENT SIGNED 02/09/1681 CO-SIGNED BY: HENRY (1ST EARL OF ARLINGTON) BENNET - HFSID 51615

KING CHARLES II He signs an order for shoes and stockings to be given to the poor. Manuscript DS: "Charles R" as King of England, 1 page, 15¼x7. On vellum. Our Palace at Westminster, (1681) February 9. Countersigned: "Arlington". In archaic English.

Sale Price $2,337.50

Reg. $2,750.00

Condition: lightly creased
Our Authentication Guarantee (PSA / JSA)
Chat now or call 800-425-5379

KING CHARLES II
He signs an order for shoes and stockings to be given to the poor.
Manuscript DS: "Charles R" as King of England, 1 page, 15¼x7. On vellum. Our Palace at Westminster, (1681) February 9. Countersigned: "Arlington". In archaic English. Ordering the delivery of various articles of clothing to Henry Sidney, "Master and Gentleman of our Wardrobe of Roabes". In part: "One hundred fifty three yards of Russet cloth to make Gowns...fifty one paire of Single Soald Shooes and fifty one pair of Stockins' for distribution to 'fifty one poor men'...." HENRY BENNET, 1st EARL OF ARLINGTON (1618-1685) was Secretary of State (1662-1674) and Lord Chamberlain (1674-1685) under Charles II who reigned from 1660-1685. Browned at edges. Soiled. Lightly creased. Folds. Horizontal fold touches some text. Vertical fold touches some text. There is a 1-inch separation at vertical fold at bottom of page (all intact). Pinhead-size holes at upper blank margin. Erased notes (unknown hand) at lower right corner.

This website image may contain our company watermark. The actual item does not contain this watermark

See more listings from these signers
Make an offer today and get a quick response
Check your account for the status.

Following offer submission users will be contacted at their account email address within 48 hours. Our response will be to accept your offer, decline your offer or send you a final counteroffer. All offers can be viewed from within the "Document Offers" area of your HistoryForSale account. Please review the Make Offer Terms prior to making an offer.

If you have not received an offer acceptance or counter-offer email within 24-hours please check your spam/junk email folder.

 

World-Wide Shipping

Fast FedEx and USPS shipping

Authenticity Guaranteed

COA with every purchase

Questions Answered 24/7

Contact us day or night

Submit Offers

Get a quick response