First American President George Washington’s Real Hair Up For Sale at $50k

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The real hair of first US President Hair George Washington is going up for auction next month through RR’s online auction house.

TMZ reports that  a lock of white hair measuring in at 4 inches  was cut by one of  his close relative at the time, while he served as President in 1790.

The letter reads.

This lock of hair was cut from the head of George Washington, about the year 1790, by a relative of his. It was presented by this same relative to Capt. Samuel Butman of Newburyport, Essex County, Massachusetts; with whom the aforesaid relative made several trips from Alexandria, Va, to the port of Newburyport.

Experts say the hair may sell for up to $50k.


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