Lot 94Ephemera – Early sun insurance policy by “Sun...

Auction Date: 26/11/2014 at 01pm

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Ephemera – Early sun insurance policy by “Sun Fire Office” Market Harling, Norfolk. 1769. Fine illustration of Fire Engine of period and the insurance company’s workmen removing property from burning building. Insuring a Parsonage House barn and stable for ?200 at Market Harling – all Thatched. Impressive black printing with manuscript annotations, signatures and paper wax seals, size 10.5” x 17.5”.  This is a particularly early example of a Fire Insurance Certificate.

Guide Price: £100.00 - £150.00

(Not sold)

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