Result list 9 November 2019

The results of our November 9 sale is now online. Unsold items can be obtained in our aftersale until December 8 (first come, first served). .

Lotnumber: 295
ANVERS. Action de F500. multicolour. #6000. No 5960. Most attractive and colourful share, showing a cargo-ship on the Rhine, the flag of the company, and the flags of Germany, Belgium and the Netherlands. Jugendstil/Art nouveau border. The statutes on the reverse list the 22 Rhine ships brought to the company by the founder, who also brought in the repair shops at Bingen am Rhein, near Mainz. The 22 ships consisted of 18 large vessels of around 800 tons, and 4 smaller ones. The founders were William Egan (after whom all the ships were named!), ship-owner of Frankfurt, Louis de Egan, shipping counsellor to the government of Hungary, of Fiume (now Rijeka, Croatia), Alfred Egan, chief engineer to the Hungarian State Railways, of Agram (now Zagreb, Croatia), Edouard Egan, chief engineer, of Budapest, Frédéric Brockdorff and Albert Kreglinger, businessmen of Antwerp, and Charles Bauss, lawyer of Antwerp.
Date: 1901
Quality: EF
Startprice: € 200