Lot 1144: CREDIT MOBILIER PORTUGAIS S.A.
29 October 2016
Brussels, BelgiumLive Auction
Description: 1851 LISBOA. Prov. Cert. of 1 Share of 90.000 reis, Liv.St.20. blue, black. #40000. No 5130. Folds and a few pin-holes. Text in Portuguese, French and English. Founded by the Lyon banker Antoine Prost who, in the same period, also created the C.D.F. Guillaume-Luxembourg, the Co. Générale de Crédit en Espagne and the Co. Générale des Mines en Espagne. As such, he was in the late 1850s a competitor of the Pereire brothers onthe Iberian Peninsula. First time in our auctions.
Condition Report: VF