LONDON. Share Warrant for 8 Shares of £1, unissued. blue, black. Showing a miner with a Chinese background of junk and pagoda. Text in English and French. The company was formed to acquire the business of a Chinese company formed in 1878. The main assets were 3 mines in the Kaiping coalfield, near Peking, a shippingline with 6 ships, docks in various Chinese ports, and the harbour of Chinwangtao, also near Peking. The first time we see a reserve stock of this company and with full coupon sheet. Printed by Waterlow.
Themes: COALMINES, MINES (no coal, gold, silver), SHIPPING
CHINA, GREAT BRITAIN
WATERLOW & SONS
Startprice: € 400