MONACO. Action de F500, unissued. yellow, black. #123200. Very large format. Wonderful share certificate of the world-famous casino of Monte-Carlo. Superb engravings by Renard of casino, palace, etc. The company was formed in Monaco in 1863. At the time, Monaco was a poor rock of no importance. The new princedecided to attract visitors by providing a fine new casino, with other attractions. The concession was granted to François Blanc, of Bad Homburg, in 1861, and he formed the 'S.B.M.' to exploit that concession. The company still enjoys this position today. This particular share is not issued, but in perfect condition.
Themes: CASINOS, HEALTH RESORTS
Date: 18 April 1940
Startprice: € 200