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Paper ephemera 8

1856 Rare Honolulu Royal Ball Invitation in Honor Of King Kamehameha & Queen Emma

Regular price $1,950.00 Sale

Rare 1856 Honolulu Royal Ball Invitation in Honor Of King Kamehameha & Queen Emma -This very special keepsake from Hawaii's past is a RARE original 1856 invitation to a Royal Ball, thrown by the Chinese Merchants Association of Hawaii in honor of Their Majesties King Kamehameha IV and Queen Emma of Hawaii, at the Court House in Honolulu on Thursday, the 13th of November. -Includes original envelope. -Measurements: Invitation card: 4 1/4" x 6 3/4" Envelope: 5" x 2 3/4" -Materials: Paper -Provenance: Private Collection, Hawaii -Condition: Some very minor creases, otherwise in MINT condition! Item is as pictured. Please see photos for condition. -Comes in protective plastic sleeve. -A great collector's item from Old Hawaii! #25236