Auction Date: 26/11/2014 at 01pm
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.