Lot 565: KONGELIGE OCTROIEREDE ALMINDELIGE BRAND-ASSURANCE CO.
October 29, 2016
Brussels, BelgiumLive Auction
Description: 11 December 1798 COPENHAGEN. Share of 100 Rigsdaler. Serie A. black. No 1133. Founded 1798. After various successful amalgamations in the 19th and 20th century, the company still exists and has become one of the longest-living insurance companies in the world. In the 1980s the Danish stock market, like some others, withdrew and destroyed stock certificates. It is only the few shares on the collectors’ market which have survived.
Condition Report: F-VF