PARIS. Action de F100. green, yellow. #5000. No 833. Attractive piece, with fine border of river and village scenes, cows, oil-palms, etc, and underprint of flowers, designed by Tomasz. Unusually for French pieces, the statutes on the back say exactly where the company's estates, covering 136.000Ha, were located - between the Ouémé river and the frontier of the British colony of Lagos (now Nigeria).
Themes: AGRICULTURE, COLONIES, IMPORT & EXPORT, MINING, WOOD
DAHOMEY, FRANCE, NIGERIA
Date: 10 November 1899
Startprice: € 50