Lot 1: COLLECTION: ZOO SHARES: 9 pieces *
October 28, 2016
Brussels, BelgiumLive Auction
Description: Various dates Shares from zoos are generally speaking very decorative and issued in small quantities, hence their popularity. Furthermore, the excellent reference catalogue by A. Metzger & A. Schmitz further popularised the theme. This small but interesting collection consists of: Zoo Lissabon (shares from 1904 and 1884), Zoo Brussels, Jardin Zoologique du Bois de Boulogne (Paris: bond and share types), Lion Country Safari, Zoolandia (Finland), Zoologie d'Anvers (obligation, 1893), La Rifa Tombola Zoologica (Mexico). An excellent starters collection.
Condition Report: EF