A lock of George Washington's hair is to sell in an auction of political memorabilia at Heritage Auctions.
The piece is offered with an opening bid of $10,000 ahead of the December 3 sale.
It's accompanied by a letter of provenance explaining: "This lock of President George Washington's hair has been in the continuous possession of the extended families of Lewis Morris (1726-1798) and Robert Hunter Morris (1700-1764) since 1789."
Another lock of Washington's hair made $18,750 at Heritage in 2015.
We have a strand of Washington's hair for sale.
The auction will also include JFK's original notes from the campaign trail.
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