Admiral Edward Codrington Signed Closing of a Letter, plus 19th c. Portrait Print

Admiral Edward Codrington Signed Closing of a Letter, plus 19th c. Portrait Print
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Price: $125.00

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Description: British Admiral Edward Codrington (1770-1851) penned and signed this closing of a letter: “I have the honor to be Your Ladyship’s most obed. servant Edwd. Codrington”.
 
Edward Codrington was a distinguished naval officer who served at the Battles of Trafalgar and Navarino.
 
The letter has been trimmed to 1 7/8” x 4 ¼” and has been glued to a larger sheet of paper that measures approximately 7 ½” x 6 ½”. Includes a 19th century portrait print of Codrington in profile. Image size is 8 ¾” x 6 3/8” on a sheet of 14” x 10 ¼” paper. Item #A00851.
 
Condition: Some errant marks on closing of a letter, smudges and toning on print, overall good condition with a bold signature.