ODESSA. Bon de Fondateur. brown, buff, black. #200. No 192. Only 200 issued. Text in Russian and French. Fine underprint of the arms of the bank. Founded 1870 with a capital of 5 million roubles divided into 20,000 shares of 250 roubles each. At the same time, 200 founder shares were issued which gave right to aguaranteed, reserved part of the bank's profits. Yet, these profits were surely very moderate as the bank was liquidated in 1878. One of the rarest of all (issued) Russian banking shares.
Themes: BANK & FINANCE
Startprice: € 1500