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: 1257
TEXAS. 10% 1st Mortgage Bond of $500. black. No 371. Folds. Long horizontal format. Paris issue. Formed 1853 to build a 50-mile line from Galveston to Houston TX. This was the first Texan railroad to try to raise money in Europe. The first attempt, in Paris, was a failure, but a second try, in London and Amsterdam, was successful. By 1888 the line was in the hands of the International & Great Northern RR. Rare and wanted bond.
Date: 1 June 1855
Quality: VF-EF
Startprice: € 200