Result list 9 November 2019

The results of our November 9 sale is now online. Unsold items can be obtained in our aftersale until December 8 (first come, first served). .

Lotnumber: 876
ST-PETERSBOURG. 4,5% Bond of 500 Rbls. Serie 2. Cat. D/H 1017. green, brown, black. #40000. No 58892. Folds. One of the great Russian railway companies. Founded by the Paris bank Crédit Mobilier (bank of the famous Péreire brothers). Formed to build lines St.Petersburg-Warsaw, Moscow-Nizhny Novgorod, Moscow-Feodosia and Orel-Libava, a total of 400km. By 1863 the first two lines were completed. In 1868 the company took over the management of the Nicolai Railway (Moscow-St.Petersburg). Printed by Imprimerie Dupont with design by CATENACCI, with marvelous classical-style detail, of (glamourized) views ofSt.Petersburg and Moscow, forests, industry, and little angels hard at work in fields and factories, and a fine underprint too.
Date: 1 April 1859
Quality: VF
Startprice: € 30