Lot 888

India – Very Scarce Early East India Company...

Auction Date: 27/02/2021 at 10am

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India – Very Scarce Early East India Company. Historical Document 19th January 1687 - Power of Attorney - Handsigned by the Paymaster of The East India Company at East India House named “Thomas West”. Black printing with manuscript annotations and signatures, this Power of Attorney assigning one Christopher Brewster’s wages to Mrs. Sarah Barber. He sailing on ship called The “Mary” under Captain Stephen Barber, Commander (probably Commander of the Fleet of Ships sailing to India that year). Size 7¾” × 12”.

Hammer Price: £1700.00