Lot 799: COMMISSION DE FOURVIERE SOC.
October 29, 2016
Brussels, BelgiumLive Auction
Description: 1 May 1901 69 RHONE. LYON. 4% Obligation de F500. pink, black. #700. No 475. Some discolouration at the top border. Photo-vignette of the Fourvière district of Lyon with a prominent place for the Basilica of Fourvière. A most touristic area today, and a UNESCO World Heritage site. The still-existing Commission de Fourvière was founded 1853 by Cardinal de Bonald to organise the building of the Basilique and still operates today.
Condition Report: F