HONG KONG. SHANGHAI. Ordinary Shares of 5 Hong Kong Dollars each. orange, yellow, red. No 2065. Formed in Hong Kong to operate in China, with value expressed in Shanghai taels. In 1947 the value was altered to Hong Kong currency. Vignettes of the cotton industry, from the boll, as picked from the bush, to a modern weaving-loom. Also a lorry, and the company flag. Interesting piece.
Date: 7 May 1949
Startprice: € 100