ASTURIAS. POLA DE LENA/OVIEDO. Accion de Pts100. green. #3500. No 1716. Extremely large format with a clear view of 4 miners at work, in Jugendstil design. The company was founded in 1906 through the issue of 3500 shares of 100 pesetas and 1500 shares of 500 pesetas. The founders were a Basque merchant and a Paris financier who owned a number of mining concessions in Asturias. They found however very little interesting ore, and the company was liquidated in 1911.
Themes: COALMINES, MINES (other than coal, gold)
Date: 5 November 1906
Startprice: € 100