Result list 16 October 2021

The results of our October 16 sale are now online. Unsold items can be obtained in our aftersale until Nov 14 (first come, first served). .

Lotnumber: 699
ATHENES. Action de Dr.1.000. black. No 964. Folds. Large format, with text in Greek and French. Coat-of-arms of Greece, surrounded by two allegorical figures. The bank was founded in 1841 by the Swiss banker Jean-Gabriel Eynard and Georgios Stavros as the oldest bank in Greece. It had the sole right to issue banknotes until 1928 (when the Bank of Greece was founded as new central bank). The bank expanded eastwards, founding amongst others the Banque d'Orient (1904) in the Ottoman Empire. Still the largest commercial bank in Greece today. Thistype has not been seen by us before.
Themes: BANK & FINANCE
GREECE
Date: 13 January 1901
Quality: VF
Startprice: € 400