Skip to main content
Go to accessibility notice


    Declaration Signer George Wythe Autograph Endorsement. One partial page removed from document, 3" x 2.25", np, May, 1799. In full, "May, 1799. accounts may, by consent of defendant, be refered; and, upon report, motion to dissolve the injunction, now denied, may be repeated." A notation on the verso reads, in full, "Autograph of Chancellor Wythe of Virginia, one of the Signers of the Declaration of Independence-- Sent to me in 1829 by John Mickleson Esq of Richmond-- R. Gilmor." While not a signature, Wythe material is rare enough that this would nicely serve to fill the void in most collections. Wythe signed the Declaration of Independence as a representative of Virginia from where he was a delegate to the Continental Congress in 1775-1776. Wythe was the first professor of Law in America and numbered Thomas Jefferson, Henry Clay, and James Monroe among his students. He is known as "The Father of American Jurisprudence." Very good condition. From the Henry E. Luhrs Collection. Accompanied by LOA from PSA/DNA.

    Shipping, Taxes, Terms and Bidding
    Calculate Standard Domestic Shipping

    Sales Tax information  |  Terms and Conditions

    Bidding Guidelines and Bid Increments

    Glossary of Terms

    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    February, 2006
    20th-21st Monday-Tuesday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 4
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
    Page Views: 394

    Buyer's Premium per Lot:
    19.5% of the successful bid (minimum $9) per lot.

    Sold for: Sign-in or Join (free & quick)

    Heritage membership

    Join Now - It's Free

    1. Past Auction Values (prices, photos, full descriptions, etc.)
    2. Bid online
    3. Free Collector newsletter
    4. Want List with instant e-mail notifications
    5. Reduced auction commissions when you resell your
    Consign now
    • Cash Advances
    • More Bidders
    • Trusted Experts
    • Over 200,000 Satisfied Consignors Since 1976
    Only 30 days left to consign to the 2018 December 2 - 3 Luxury Accessories Signature Auction - New York !

    Learn about consigning with us

    Thanks a million for getting approval to sell my Civil War Hospital Death Ledger! You made them AND ME , a nice profit. You are the best!
    Ed W.,
    Mount Vernon, OH
    View More Testimonials receives more traffic than any other auction house website. (Source:

    Video tutorial

    Getting the most out of search

    Recent auctions

    2018 June 10 Arms & Armor, Civil War & Militaria Signature Auction - Dallas
    2018 June 10 Arms & Armor, Civil War & Militaria Signature Auction - Dallas
    REALIZED $614,788