PARIS. Part de Fondateur. brown, red. #40000. No 7474. One repaired tear at the bottom. Perhaps one of biggest classics in scripophily with its fine design of scenes in Cochin-Chine, the southern part of Vietnam, which includes Saigon and the Mekong delta. In one corner we see a fine dragon, and each cornerhas the yin-yang symbol. Text in French and Chinese. The bank was formed in 1907, primarily for banking in the whole of Indochina. This brown Part de Fondateur issue is much rarer than the popular red share of the same design. Rarity 8.
Themes: BANK & FINANCE, HSTM INDEX
FRANCE, INDOCHINE, VIETNAM
Startprice: € 500