Lot 1427: TIMBIQUI GOLD MINES CO. LTD.
October 29, 2016
Brussels, BelgiumLive Auction
Description: 28 March 1901 LONDON. Warrant for 1 share of £1. blue, black. No 1221. Fine large-format piece, with text in English and French. Excellent vignette of goldmining beside a tropical river. Printed in Paris.Mined for gold along the Timbiqui River in the Cauca Department in northeastern Colombia. It was first under British control, then French. Company closed down operations at the end of World War I.
Condition Report: VF