PARIS. 3% Obligation de F500. green, brown. #95246. No 27288. Perforation holes in left border. The original company was founded in 1893 to build the line inland from Beirut to the Syrian capital Damascus, and beyond, finally linking to the Bagdad Railway at Birecik. The line Beirut-Damascus-Hamah was built by 1895. However, revenues were less than expected and the company went into liquidation, being replaced by a new Turkish company. See next lot.
Datum: 1 February 1923
Startpreis: € 30