Lot 718: MARITIME VALERY FRERES & FILS, CIE.
October 29, 2016
Brussels, BelgiumLive Auction
Description: 1 January 1872 20 HAUTE-CORSE. BASTIA. Action de F500. black, buff. #10000. No 9242. Company operated shipping services around the western Mediterranean, including ferries to Nice and Marseille. Most ornate border with one of the company's ships, views of various ports, arms of Corsica, Bastia, etc. Design by RENARD. Company later became Cie Insulaire de Navigation à Vapeur F.Morelli & Cie. Not many Corsican shares are available to collectors, and this is one of the oldest.
Condition Report: VF