Skip to main content
Go to accessibility notice


    Relics: Five Relics Related to American Presidents Jefferson, Jackson, and Grant, from the Collection of J. S. Reigart, including: a small wooden turned box with a domed lid, 1.75" high, with an affixed paper tag on the bottom that reads, "From the room where Jefferson wrote the Declaration of Independence / 7th & Market Streets, Phil"; a turned pen shaft, 6" long, with an attached tag reading, "Hickory cut from a tree growing over the tomb of Thomas Jefferson at Monticello"; a similar turned pen shaft, 6.75", with a tag, "Made from a hickory tree at General Jackson's old home"; small turned wood cup, 2.75" high, with a paper label attached to the bottom, "Old Hickory / Jackson"; a 19th Century glass bottle with several pieces of stone and small pieces of concrete with a newspaper story and illustration showing the temporary tomb constructed for the body of President Grant on Riverside Drive in New York.

    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    May, 2011
    21st Saturday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 5
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
    Page Views: 588

    Buyer's Premium per Lot:
    19.5% of the successful bid (minimum $14) per lot.

    Sold on May 21, 2011 for: Sign-in or Join (free & quick)
    Track Item

    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 43 days left to consign to the 2022 January 8 Featuring The Michael Ward Collection of Western Americana & Political Signature® Auction !

    Learn about consigning with us

    Heritage has gone above and beyond my expectations in handling all of my transactions in a thoroughly professional manner. I would not hesitate to recommend them to anyone worldwide for the exemplary auction and valuation services they provide.
    Richard H.,
    Corsicana, TX
    View More Testimonials receives more traffic than any other auction house website. (Source:

    Video tutorial

    Getting the most out of search