Lot 337: COLONIE DU CONGO, CONGO BELGE
October 29, 2016
Brussels, BelgiumLive Auction
Description: 1926 6% Obligation de F500, specimen. red, buff, black. Minor edge-split at upper left border. Fine border with views of mines and ports, factory and school, and portraits of Leopold II and Albert I. Underprint of arms of Congo. Engraved by Ets. Jean Malvaux. Attractive state bond, part of a 200 million francs loan. Not seen before by us as an unissued specimen.
Condition Report: EF