Lot 478: C.D.F. D'OSTENDE A ARMENTIERES, S.A.
October 29, 2016
Brussels, BelgiumLive Auction
Description: 1 September 1864 BRUXELLES. Action de F500. brown, yellow. #16000. No 4393. Two repaired edge-tears at the top. Linked Oostende with Armentières (France), a distance of 68 km. Only the bonds of the company had a listing on the Stock Exchange, so this share is extremely rare. Moreover, it is very pretty with a wide border with several coat-of-arms (Ostend, Ypres, Torhout, Armentières) and a vignette of a train and sailship.
Condition Report: F-VF