Autograph letter signed (W Ralegh), written during his governorship of Jersey, 27 lines written on one page, TO: My verie loving friends The Bailife and Justices of Jersey. Concerning the controversies between Mr. John de Carteret and John Dumaresq; dated: The Court at Whitehall, 15th. December, 1601, and signed W Ralegh. Beautifully framed, along with two period engravings, one of Ralegh and one of Queen Elizabeth I. The letter is damp stained and at one stage folded twice, with a piece torn out of the blank part. A full transcription of the letter is available upon request. Frame measures 27.5″ x 38″. The letter is a known one from Ralegh, and catalogued as Letter No. 154 in Agnes Lathams definitive and comprehensive book The Letters of Sir Walter Ralegh , published in 1999. A truly remarkable and historic piece, with Ralegh signed letters being exceptionally scarce on the market. Custom framed and ready for display. The item “Sir Walter Raleigh ALS Handwritten Signed Letter, Jersey Governor, December 1601″ is in sale since Tuesday, December 15, 2020. This item is in the category “Collectibles\Autographs\Historical”. The seller is “crottsy” and is located in Clemmons, North Carolina. This item can be shipped to United States.
- Original/Reproduction: Original
- Signed by: Sir Walter Raleigh
- Signed: Yes