Duke of Wellington Superb Third Person Autographed Letter Signed
Single page autograph letter signed, 4.5" x 7". Dated "Nov 22, 1837", and signed as "Duke of Wellington" within the body of the letter. Matted together with a lovely engraving of the Duke of Wellington to a completed size of 13.5" x 11.5". Near fine.
A lovely letter in which the Duke of Wellington declines to become a member of the proposed London Loan Association. "... the Duke begs leave to become a Member of the proposed London Loan Association".
Arthur Wellesley, 1st Duke of Wellington, KG, GCB, GCH, PC, FRS was an Anglo-Irish soldier and Tory statesman who was one of the leading military and political figures of 19th-century Britain, serving twice as prime minister. He ended the Napoleonic Wars when he defeated Napoleon at the Battle of Waterloo in 1815.
This item comes with a Certificate from John Reznikoff, a premier authenticator for both major 3rd party authentication services, PSA and JSA (James Spence Authentications), as well as numerous auction houses.
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