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

Autograph 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 Messrs. P.H. Matthieson & Co, in the amount of L12, 13 s, dated 8th July 1914, signed by Shackleton & Fred R.W. White, endorsed by Matthieson on the back. Printed in black, pink and orange. 6 3/4 x 3 3/8" with tiny marginal tear repaired. It bears a squiggled line through signature, 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 #9261

Price: $2,500.00

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