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Historic Autographs, Civil War Encased Postage Stamps, Colonial, Revolutionary War, Federal Era, Coins, Currency, Medals
December 10, 2016, 9:00 AM PST
Rancho Santa Fe, CA, USALive Auction
Lot 31: 1756 KING GEORGE II of England Christmas Greeting Manuscript Letter Signed(29 views)
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KING GEORGE II Sends Thanks for a Christmas Greeting
KING GEORGE II (1683-1760). King of Great Britain and Ireland, Ruled over America until his death in 1760.
December 31, 1756-Dated, Manuscript Letter Signed, "George R," as King of England, with five words in his hand, written in German, not translated, 1 page, front & back, measuring 8" x 12.5", Choice Very Fine. Tiny edge chip at upper left. Bold brown and vividly written on period laid paper from St. James Palace in London, King George sends his thanks for a Christmas greeting from a royal cousin. A most wonderful ornate very special example for display.