BRUXELLES. Action, 2° Emission. Serie 2. yellow, black. No 1066. Folds. The Brussels zoo was founded in 1851 and only lasted 25 years. In that period, it often encountered financial difficulties. One of the finest zoo pieces, with camel, tiger, snake, crocodile, etc. Large format. Early date for such a pretty and colourful design. In 1878 each of these shares was exchanged for a 3% bond of the city of Brussels. Note that this share is part of the 2nd issue (there were three, all in 1851).
Themes: ZOO & CIRCUS
Startprice: € 200