Result list 16 October 2021

The results of our October 16 sale are now online. Unsold items can be obtained in our aftersale until Nov 14 (first come, first served). .

Lotnumber: 431
PARIS. Action de F100. brown, green. #2700. No 657. Fold. The use of the captive balloon in the siege of Paris (Franco-Prussian war) brought them to the attention of the people of Paris (and other cities of France), and they were later widely used for many purposes. This one, raised in 1905, was a publictransaction allowing people to pay to be on the balloon when it was raised. Shows the great balloon, and the arms of Paris. Extremely rare.
Date: 2 May 1906
Quality: VF-EF
Startprice: € 500