POINTE-A-PITRE. Obligation de 2016 lots. brown, green, black. No 1213872. Small format, with several small edge-tears, repaired with old-style tape. Authorised 1883 at Pointe à Pitre (Guadeloupe, a French overseas region in the Caribbean). Very decorative, with view of the town and bay, Mercury, Flora, goddesses and angels. Tickets cost 1 franc each, and the top prize was 100.000 francs. Early date for that part of the world and extremely rare.
Themes: CITY & STATE BONDS, COLONIES, LOTTERY
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