Lot 461: C.D.F. D'ANVERS A GAND, PAR SAINT-NICOLAS ET LOKEREN, CIE. DU
October 29, 2016
Brussels, BelgiumLive Auction
Description: 12 April 1853 BRUXELLES. Action Privilégiée de F500. black. #9400. No 864. Central fold and trimmed right border. Attractive piece of this well-known early company (see lot 456), with seal showing a locomotive and the arms of Antwerp, Gent, with ship and beehive. This is a share from the financial reorganisation of 1853. The status of the original shares was changed, and a new issue of privileged shares was made. These attracted interest at 3%. Extremely rare with 4-5 pieces known to us.
Condition Report: VF