An Important Archive Relating to Field Marshall Sir John French

Date of Auction: 14th December 2006

Sold for £100

Estimate: £100 - £150

Warrant appointing The Right Honourable John Denton Pinkstone, Viscount French, K.P. &c., to the Privy Council, dated 7th May 1918 and signed by [Sir] Almeric Fitzroy, Clerk to the Privy Council. Single printed sheet (one copy only printed, HMSO, 1918), foolscap, royal seal affixed at top left corner. Together with: “The Oath of a Privy Counsellor” – single foolscap printed sheet, very good £100-150