CONSTANTINOPLE. 5 Parts de Fondateur. pink, grey, black. No 1401-05. Folds. Incirli Ciftligi Imarat ve Insaat Osmanli Anonim Sirketi. Extremely large format piece with text in Turkish (Arabic script) & French, and ornate Islamic border. The company was formed in 1917 in Istanbul, to provide public services such as roads and lighting in the Incirli Ciftligi district of Bakirköy, Istanbul, and to build houses, shops and warehouses there. This founder share is scarce with only 1200 ever issued.
Themes: CONSTRUCTION & BUILDING, ELECTRICITY, PROPERTY â€“ REAL ESTATE, ROADS, SHOPS â€“ MARKETS
Date: 1 January 1918
Startprice: € 100