Lot 1453: USINES CENTRALES DE LA GUADELOUPE, SOC. EN COMMANDITE DES
October 29, 2016
Brussels, BelgiumLive Auction
Description: 15 January 1860 PARIS. Coupon repr. 1/10me d'une Action. green, blue. #2400. No 1262. Central fold with large but skillfully repaired tear. Thin paper. One large cancellation hole below the title. By far the oldest company from Guadeloupe of which we have ever seen scripophily - a French oversees department in the Caribbean. The companyoperated 4 sugar facilities on Guadeloupe: usine Zévallos, usine Marly, usine Bellevue and usine Grande-Anse. The company made good profits and merged with the Crédit colonial in 1863.
Condition Report: F-VF