PARIS. Rente Viagères - Official Copy. black on vellum. What makes this rente rare and special is that it is not the usual issued paper copy, but the vellum copy, kept in the government registry. Very few of these vellum copies of rentes (of any issue) have survived, and they are almost never offered in auction. Reference: H. Shakespeare, France - The Royal Loans 1689-1789, pages 4 and 115.
Themes: BEFORE 1800, CITY & STATE BONDS
Date: 16 July 1714
Startprice: € 100