October 29, 2016, 9:00 AM PST
Rancho Santa Fe, CA, USALive Auction
Lot 41: 1888 U.S. President BENJAMIN HARRISON Signed Check with Engraved Print Framed(40 views)
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President Benjamin Harrison Signed Check with Engraving
BENJAMIN HARRISON (1833-1901). 23rd President of the United States, serving one term from 1889 to 1893.
April 4, 1888-Dated, Partially-Printed Document Check Signed, "Benj. Harrison," 7.25" x 2.75", Choice Extremely Fine. This Check, drawn on Fletcher's Bank, Indianapolis, is made out to what appears to be Indianapolis Gas & Light Co. for $8.28. Check appears in very nice condition, cut-cancelled in lower right not intersecting Harrison's signature. Professionally matted and framed together with an Engraved Portrait of Harrison, 5.25" x 7.75" (by sight), with engraved facsimile signature, in a modern wood frame measuring to 12" x 16" overall. An outstanding display piece, Benjamin Harrison's bold large brown signature measuring 3.25" long!