Contrat de 400 Livres (the quittance is missing). black. No 3. Repaired top border and some paper missing on page 3 (outside the printed part of the certificate). A 4% life rente, replacing the 1763 issue which yielded 5%. Part of a debt restructure with the earlier loans (1760, 1761, 1763, 1770) being replaced by this new loan. The States of Burgundy was an institution made up of the representatives of the three 'estats' of the Duchy. They participate in the fiscal and territorial administration of the Duchy under the reign of the King of France. As such, the states of Burgundy were provincial states. They disappeared during the French Revolution.
Themes: BEFORE 1800, CITY & STATE BONDS
Date: 26 Février 1776
Startprice: € 200