ST.-PETERSBURG. 4% Obligation Or de F500=Rmk.404=Rbls.125. Cat. KUL-55. brown, red, black. #500000. No 416107. Central fold and 2 pieces of tape in the lower left border but no tears. No coupons. Franco-Russian Gold Loan. Very attractive early bond, one of the first types available to collectors. Fine underprint of a dragon in clouds of fire. Text in French, Russian, English. To be repaid from customs duties. This piece doesn't have any cancellation holes. Sold in St. Petersburg and with an additional Russian guarantee by Ukase of Czar Alexander III. Rarity 9.
Themes: CITY & STATE BONDS, HSTM INDEX
Startprice: € 1800