ST.-PETERSBURG. 1 Actie über 125 Rubel Gold. brown, olive, black. Small edge-tears at the right border, repaired. Underprint of wheel with wings and a hammer. Text in Russian and German. Founded 1897 for, as the company statutes on the back of the certificate indicate, the construction and exploitation of short railroad and tramway lines powered by steam, electricity or horses. The company capital, 400.000 roubles, was divided into 4000 shares. The company used the 'system Arthur Koppel'. Arthur Koppel began a light railway business in Berlin, in partnership with Benno Orenstein in 1876 - their company became world famous as Orenstein & Koppel. Only once before in our auctions.
Themes: RAILROADS, TRAMWAYS
Startprice: € 1900