Infamous 3rd Vice President of the United States and Hamilton Duel participant AARON BURR scarce AUTHENTIC HANDWRITTEN check boldly signed with a FULL SIGNATURE "Aaron Burr" on single leaf. Burr has also inscribed the check to himself initialing the pay to section as "AB".
CERTIFIED AUTHENTIC - Sale includes accompanying original COA from the highly-respected JSA (James Spence Authentication) who have thoroughly examined the autograph and certify its authenticity.
Years before murdering beloved American icon ALEXANDER HAMILTON, Burr writes this fantasticly perserved check. The check reads:
"Cashier of the bank of New-York Pay to AB --- or Barer, Thirty five - Dollars. New-York, the 28 - Day of April 1792. Aaron Burr"
This is one of the finest checks we have seen from Aaron Burr, normally these checks were heavily docketed with thick black lines through the signature rendering the signature illegible. The cancellations on this check are very minor and leave the check in fine condition.
Minor condition issues, some foxing and wrinkles, archival mending, one small pinhole to bottom right of letter as shown -- consistent with age, use and handling.
A handsome and impressive addition to the den or office of the executive, history buff, autograph enthusiast, or Hamilton devotee. An exceptional investment opportunity, and a truly rare and remarkable find.
CERTIFIED AUTHENTIC BY SIGNATURIST-INK EXPERT EXAMINATION. Unconditionally GUARANTEED GENUINE to pass any reputable third-party authentication service - or your money back.
Sold as is, as shown.
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