AZERBAIJAN. BAKU. Internal interest free lottery loan. Bond for 500 Rbls. green, orange, yellow. No 219/39. Central fold with splits (repaired). Most interesting piece, issued in Baku after the Russian revolution, when Azerbaijan (like many other areas) declared its independence from Russia. Within 2/3 years the Red Army had recaptured it. Text in Russian and Azeri Turkish (Arabic script). Arms of the city, and generally decorative design.
Themes: CITY & STATE BONDS
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