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Live auction - fjt_477923 - BANKS - CRÉDIT INSTITUTIONS Jeton octogonal AR 35 poinçon corne, Banque d’escompte de Paris 1878

BANKS - CRÉDIT INSTITUTIONS Jeton octogonal AR 35 poinçon corne, Banque d’escompte de Paris AU
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Estimate : 100 €
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Maximum bid : no bid
End of the sale : 10 April 2018 17:32:55
Type : Jeton octogonal AR 35 poinçon corne, Banque d’escompte de Paris
Date: (après 1880)
Date: 1878
Metal : silver
Diameter : 35,5 mm
Orientation dies : 12 h.
Weight : 25,67 g.
Edge : lisse, poinçon (corne) ARGENT
Puncheon : corne ARGENT
Coments on the condition:
Poinçon corne

Obverse


Obverse description : Armes de Paris posées sur un bateau vu de face, ancre en-dessous ; au-dessous signature STERN PARIS.

Reverse


Reverse legend : BANQUE/ D’ESCOMPTE/ DE PARIS 1878.
Reverse description : En trois lignes dans une couronne de chêne, au-dessous : 1878.

Historical background


BANKS - CREDIT INSTITUTIONS

Until the mid-nineteenth century, there were only private banks for the great fortunes like Rothschild. They then took the name of banks such as Bank of Paris and the Netherlands, the General Union, etc. .. The development of the activity, born of the Industrial Revolution led to the creation of a bank new type for all known deposit banks. The first was the counter discount founded in 1853. Other institutions followed: Crédit Industriel et Commercial, Crédit Lyonnais (1863), Société Générale, etc...

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