LOCK OF HAIR OF CHRISTOPHER COLUMBUS + SANTA MARIA LEG SHACKLES & DOOR KNOCKER C
LOCK OF HAIR OF CHRISTOPHER COLUMBUS + SANTA MARIA LEG SHACKLES & DOOR KNOCKER C:
Offered here is a Christopher Columbus display containing three mail items. One is a lock of hair of Columbus obtained on his deathbed by his son Diego. Second is a brass figural lion head door knocker from Columbus' last residence. Third is a set of leg shackles from the Santa Maria, also known as La Gallega. All of these were purchased from a Columbus descendant (Manuel Colon deCarvajal) is 1928 by an American Collector. These items until recently were on loan to the first class Columbus Chapel and Boal Mansion Museum in Boalsburg, Pennsylvania. There are three items with three affidavits. All dated when they were purchased in 1928. I have posted some photos and will be happy to answer any questions. Insured shipping is $75.00.