Lot 758: ASCENSEURS DU CHATEAU-FORT DE LOURDES, S.A. DES
October 29, 2016
Brussels, BelgiumLive Auction
Description: 1928 65 HAUTES-PYRENEES. LOURDES. Action de F500. green. #1600. No 1767. Folds. Formed Pau, 1928, to install a lift to carry visitors to the château-fort of Lourdes. A new company, of the same name, was formed in Tarbes, 1960. The mediaeval château-fort has since 1921 served as the superb Museum of the Pyrenees, with a fine library of regional subjects. The cert. is very decorative, with vignettes of the château, corner-vignettes of the statue of Ste.Bernadette, and a fine border of oak-leaves.
Condition Report: VF-EF