Lot 4: President Andrew Johnson Signed Commission
09 November 2016
Dania Beach, FL, USALive Auction
Description: DESCRIPTION:Commission signed by Andrew Johnson appointing Cyrus N. Chamberlain a surgeon, to Lieutenant Colonel "In the year of our lord 1865" Fitted with a blue stamp and signed by President Andrew Johnson, and secretary of War, Edwin Stanton. Signed on the top illegible except for "March 20th 1866" This incredible Civil War era document is cased in a wooden frame and has a slight tear to its mid left side. CIRCA:Mid 19th Ct. ORIGIN:USA DIMENSIONS:H:29.75" L:26.5" CONDITION: Great condition. Minor age appropriate wear.See lot description for details on item condition. More detailed condition requests can be obtained via email (email@example.com) or SMS (305) 333-4134. Any condition statement given, as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. Akiba Antiques shall have no responsibility for any error or omission.