PETROGRAD. Subscription Cert. for 100 Shares of 100 Rbls. blue, red, black. No 00001-100. 3rd issue, to raise the capital by 5 million roubles. Large format with folds and several repaired edge-tears. The chairman was Piotr Prokofjevitch Batolin. He was, together with Ivan Stachejev and Alexej Putilov one of the leading men in the Russian military industry during WWI. Batolin signed this piece. The company planned 4 capital rounds of 5 million each, so the total capital would have been 20 million roubles ; a huge amount, probably to control major parts of the Russian military industry. Yet, the October revolution ended those plans.
Themes: ARMS â€“ MILITARY
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