The Bourse at Antwerp, 1844. Creator: Unknown.

The Bourse at Antwerp, 1844. Creator: Unknown.

2-798-477 - The Print Collector/Heritage Images

The Bourse at Antwerp, 1844. The bourse of Antwerp in Belgium was the world's first purpose-built commodity exchange. It was designed in late Gothic style and built in 1531. 'This celebrated structure...was long reported to be the finest building of the kind in Europe: and served as a model for not only the Exchange in London, but also for that at Amsterdam'. From "Illustrated London News", 1844, Vol V.

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  1. Unknown, attributed to: :

  1. Engraving

Geographic Hierarchy

World Europe Belgium Flanders Antwerpen Antwerp

  1. 51 12 50 N , 004 24 05 E

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Locations & Buildings Other

Trade & Industry Finance

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Pixel Dimensions (W x H) : 4960x3437
File Size : 49,944kb


  1. 00000274_d.tif
  1. 1844, Vol V
  1. 00000274_d.tif
  1. 0580077054
  1. 2-798-477
  1. 2798477

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