Lot 684: ENTREPRISE GENERALE DES COCHES
29 October 2016
Brussels, BelgiumLive Auction
Description: 1 February 1808 PARIS. Action de F1000. black. #1224. No 126. Formed 1808 to offer a service of 'voitures d'eau' on the Upper Seine, the Yonne and the canals, for the transport of people and merchandise. The boats must have been pulled by horses. A very early date for such a piece. Partly browned paper as a resultof the ink of 4 dividend notes on the back. Only one other piece known, and sold by us in 2013, thus rarity 11.
Condition Report: VF