Autographed check from Shackleton fom his Imperial Trans-Antarctic Expedition, signed by Shackleton. Ernest H. Shackleton.

Autographed check from Shackleton fom his Imperial Trans-Antarctic Expedition, signed by Shackleton.

1914. The check is drawn on Lloyds Bank Limited, St. James's St., S.W. with the small stamp 'The Shackleton Collection' in the white margin under signature. Made out to The French Cigarette Paper Co., in the amount of £350, dated 30th June 1914, signed by Shackleton & Fred R.W. White, endorsed with stamp "Per Pro the French Cigarette Paper Co., Ltd." and signed J. Bayley, Cashier. Printed in black, pink and orange. 6 3/4 x 3 3/8". It bears a squiggled line through signature, a bank stamp across the front of the check, and is crossed vertically with two lines (as done by banks at the time). From the Shackleton family, sold at Christie's in the 1990's. Item #17124

Price: $2,000.00

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