Lot 358: HAUT-NIGER, CIE. FRANCAISE DU
October 29, 2016
Brussels, BelgiumLive Auction
Description: 27 November 1899 MALI. PARIS. Part de Fondateur. red, green. No 176. One repaired edge-split. Magnificent design with two lions in a border of palm-nuts and -leaves, also weapons, a ship, etc. This is the rare colourful red founder share. The company's operations were in French Soudan, now Mali ; the main product was obviously palm-oil.
Condition Report: VF