Result list 1 April 2017

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Lotnumber: 722
PARIS. Action de F250=£10. black. #30000. No 24095. Formed 1854 in Paris, London and Torino, to lay a cable link between the island of Sardinia and Piedmont, part of the Kingdom of Sardinia. The line ran from La Spezia under the sea to Corsica, across Corsica, and under the sea to Sardinia, then across the island to Cagliari, the capital. Signed by J. Brett, who had already promoted a similar link between England and the Continent. Coats-of-arms of the three countries, and text in French, English and Italian.
Date: 15 June 1854
Quality: VF-EF
Startprice: € 40