Result list 5 November 2022

Here are the results of our 5 November 2022 sale. Unsold items can be purchased in our after-sale at the start price plus 20% sales commission (+ VAT/Postage if applicable). First come, first served. Offer valid until 4 Dec. 2022.

Lotnumber: 1306
LONDON. Shares of 10 Shillings. black. No 208. Scrollwork at left. The first big wheel was built in 1893 in Chicago by George Ferris, hence the name of Ferris Wheel for all such structures. This company erected the largest of the big wheels, for the Earls Court Exhibition of 1897, being 300 feet in diameter. It could accomodate up to 1600 passengers. Dismantled in 1907. Folds and some faint discolouration of the paper at the right side.
Themes: EXHIBITIONS, TOURISM
GREAT BRITAIN
WATERLOW BROS & LAYTON
Date: 27 May 1899
Quality: VF
Startprice: € 50