Result list 30 April 2022

The results of our April 30 sale are now online. Unsold items can be obtained in our aftersale until May 22 (first come, first served). .

Lotnumber: 513
GIBRALTAR. 1 Share of $50. black. #1500. No 1853. A few pin-holes in the upper left corner. Formed to deliver gas to consumers in the (British) colony, for light and heat. Very fine lithographed vignette of the Rock, clearly showing the company gas-works. The gas was made from coal, imported by the Gibraltar Coal Company. The Coal Co. was connected with the Gas Co., at least with common directors. The company chairman was the Irishman Richard Holmes. This is officially the first Company of Gibraltar, established 1856, with company number 00001 and remained active until at least the 1930s.
Themes: GAS
Date: 16 February 1863
Quality: VF-EF
Startprice: € 150