PETROGRAD. Action de 100 Rbls. orange, black. No 17664. In excellent condition. Founded 1895 as Société Metallurgique de la Russie Meridionale with a capital of 1.380.000 roubles. The company owned mines in Gratschi, alongside the South-East Railroad and near Belaya Kalitva (Rostov Oblast). In 1913, capital rose to 2 million roubles and in 1914 a further capital increase followed to 12 million roubles. This huge increase in capital came through the take-over by Alexej Altschevskij, a famous businessman.
Themes: MINES (no gold, coal)
Startprice: € 500