LODZ. 5% Bond of 250 Roubels, specimen. blue, black. Folds with a few miniscule edge-splits. Text in Russian, Polish, German and also some French and English. Vignette of a woman symbolising industry, with factory behind her. Founded 1872 and headed by one of Polish leading businessman in those days: Izrael K. Poznanski. One of the oldest credit institutions in what is today Poland, then part of the Russian Empire.
Startprice: € 150