Legendary United States Army Officer and Brevet Major General GEORGE ARMSTRONG CUSTER scarce and authentic HANDWRITTEN LETTER. Custer responds to a collector requesting his autograph! Letter previously mounted to. CERTIFIED AUTHENTIC BY Beckett (BAS) Authentication Services EXPERT EXAMINATION. Sale includes original BAS Letter of Authenticity. UNCONDITIONALLY GUARANTEED GENUINE – simply one of the finest Custer documents available on the market. Letter measures appx: 4.75″ x 6″. Signature and writing are bold and crisp, as shown. NOTE: SIGNATURIST-INK displays feature archivally mounted documents which are easily removable. This acid-free, PH-neutral museum-grade mounting tissue releases safely and easily and without any residue with simply a swipe of a damp Q-tip. GEORGE ARMSTRONG CUSTER (1839 1876) was a United States Army officer and cavalry commander in the American Civil War and the American Indian Wars. Custer was also present at General Robert E. Lee’s surrender to General Ulysses S. Grant on April 9, 1865. A highly effective cavalry commander, Custer was dispatched to the west in 1867 to fight in the American Indian Wars. On June 25, 1876, while leading the 7th Cavalry Regiment at the Battle of the Little Bighorn in Montana Territory against a coalition of Native American tribes, he and all of his regimentwhich included two of his brotherswere killed. The battle is popularly known in American history and popular folklore as Custer’s Last Stand. Framed with striking, bone white matted display in the Signaturist-In Gallery style in handsome 11″x14″ rustic wood antique-style frame with fine reproduction portrait and museum-quality descriptive plaque, framed together under 98% UV-blocking conservation-grade acrylic pane. Authentic Custer letters are relatively scarce, and seldom seen at market. Don’t miss your chance to add this historic handwritten letter to your collection. A handsome and impressive addition to the den or office of the Civil War buff, Old West aficionado or autograph collector. An exceptional investment opportunity, and a truly rare and remarkable find. Please view our exceptional feedback and ratings, and our additional autograph and document auctions. The item “GEORGE CUSTER BAS Scarce Handwritten AUTOGRAPH Letter SIGNED Little Bighorn” is in sale since Saturday, November 16, 2019. This item is in the category “Collectibles\Autographs\Historical”. The seller is “signaturist-ink” and is located in Wayne, New Jersey. This item can be shipped to United States.
- Modified Item: No
- Original/Reproduction: Original
- Signed by: G.A. Custer
- Autograph Authentication: Beckett Authentication Services (BAS)