This is a very rare item indeed, two English Explorers signatures. F.A. Mitchell - Hedges and his fellow Explorer / traveling companion Lady Richmond Brown. Picture of Mitchell-Hedges and Lady Richmond Brown is also included.
Description: English adventurer, traveler, and writer (1882-1959) known for his discovery of the legendary Crystal Skull. This is a fountain pen signature, F.A. Mitchell-Hedges 23/12/25, on an off-white album page, also signed by Lady RichmondBrown. Also included is a 1925 TLS (Typed Letter Signed) by Lady Richmond Brown, who was a early woman explorer and traveling companion of Mitchell-Hedges.
Condition: A rusty paperclip mark to the upper left, otherwise fine condition.
Documentation: This item is fully documented by three sources. First it is PSA/DNA Authenticated. It's Certification number is Z04914 and item is visible there on their site. It states that this certificate authenticates the signed cut of F.A. Mitchell-Hedges which they personally examined. Further they state that the signature(s) are consistent considering slant, flow, pen pressure, letter size and other characteristics that are typical of the other exemplars that they compared against. The item also has been permanently marked with a invisible DNA daub that will fluoresce under a patented laser lamp. Second, the item will come with a Certificate of Authenticity from the famous RR Auction where item was purchased by us originally. Third you will also get a Certificate from Reel Art. You will also get copies of invoices from both RR Auction and PSA/DNA Authentications to further prove authenticity.
The item described is guaranteed to be of the time period and condition as described, has been exported legally and is legal to buy and sell under all international laws relating to cultural patrimony.
The item does not come as shown framed in picture. Frame is a option above. It is a designer (Arnoldus) Acrylic 10 x 13 inch frame with metal standoff pegs. The item mounts to wall and stands off from wall about 1 inch.
Also item does not come with Mitchell-Hedges Crystal Skull Reproduction as shown. But it is a option above, along with Mayan Jungle Plaque and Acrylic Box Case.