Franklin Pierce Document Signed as President

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14th President.  Partly-printed document signed (DS) “Franklin Pierce” AS PRESIDENT, one page, 8×10.5, March 5, 1855, ratifying the Consular Convention between the United States and the Netherlands, in full:

I hereby authorize and direct the Secretary of State to affix the seal of the United States to the ratification of the Consular Convention between the United States and the Netherlands, of the 22d of January last, dated this day, and signed by me and for so doing this shall be his warrant.
By the Consular Convention of 1855, consuls were received into the colonies of the Netherlands. It was abrogated 20 August 1879, being superseded by the Convention of 1878.
In very good condition, mounting remnants on narrow single margin on verso, wrinkling, small tear at top margin.