INSURANCE POLICY; for the Sloop Friendship, Master Banjamin Harris.

1794 (1805). Printed document (14-3/4 x 9 in.) finished in manuscript and signed by Bartholomew Rand and an extensive list of additional men willing to take the risk for different amounts of money. At the bottom of the sheet is a note that the ship was salvaged on October 11, 1805. "In this case, the British government made restitution - the sum recovered on this policy (on cargo, the vessal not being lost). Little stained and nicked at folds, very good. Item #56968

The Sloop "Friendship" was to travel from Boston to the West Indies and back.

Price: $150.00

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