Result list 6 April 2019

The results of our April 6 sale will be online on April 7 here. .

Lotnumber: 187
SAINT-DENIS. Action de F2000, unissued. green, black. The earliest share we have seen from Réunion, (although perhaps only three other issues are known) display memory and a remarkably early date. Entirely local piece, printed in Réunion, and company formed at Saint Denis. Discoloured at corners (as a result of glue remains on the back). The island of La Réunion, in the western Indian Ocean, is now an overseas department of France. Discovered by the Portuguese, it became French in 1642. It belonged to the Compagnie des Indes, but came under the Frenchcrown in 1764. Occasionally known as Ile Bourbon, it has been Réunion since 1848. A machine repair shop. Only piece known to us.
Themes: METAL & ENGINEERING
FRANCE, ILE DE LA REUNION
Date: 185.
Quality: F
Startprice: € 200