Result list 16 October 2021

The results of our October 16 sale are now online. Unsold items can be obtained in our aftersale until Nov 14 (first come, first served). .

Lotnumber: 950
LONDRES/BRUXELLES. 5% Obligation Hypothécaire de F500. Serie C. green, black. No 4508. Founded by Baron Maurice von Hirsch, a famous banker from German origin but with an international career - he worked for instance for the Brussels bank Bischoffsheim& Goldschmidt and as such became a key financial adviser of King Leopold I, and financed the construction of railroads in Austria and Russia. With this company, he aimed creating a new homeland for Russian Jewish people in Argentina. During the first years, a few hundred Russians did leave for Argentina. However, by 1870, a financial fraud led the enterprise to a certain death.
Themes: BANK & FINANCE
ARGENTINA, BELGIUM, RUSSIA
Province: BRABANT
DELFOSSE
Date: 1 November 1865
Quality: VF
Startprice: € 100