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: 548
KIÖBENHAVN. Insurance Policy. black. No 4. The policy was issued 1778 to insure a cargo on the 'Juliana Bonaventura', sailing from Lübeck to Copenhagen. Issued to the Kongelycke Octroyerede Westindiske Handels Selskab (The Royal West-Indian Trading Company). The initial D has a ship built into the letter. Embossed seal of the Insurance Company. The earliest Danish insurance policy we've ever seen.
Themes: BEFORE 1800, INSURANCE
DENMARK, GERMANY
Date: 5 September 1778
Quality: EF
Startprice: € 300