Lot 1585: C.D.F. VENEZUELIENS S.A. - DE MERIDA AU LAC DE MARACAIBO
October 29, 2016
Brussels, BelgiumLive Auction
Description: 6 March 1893 PARIS. 5% Obligation de F500. green. No 17380. Folds. Most attractive bond, with border of views of Venezuela, showing ships, trains, palm-trees and more, also arms of Venezuela (which appear also in the underprint). Although the Lake of Maracaibo is the centre of the great Venezuelan oil industry,there is no indication on the bond that oil-trade was an aim of the railway.
Condition Report: VF-EF