Result list 9 November 2019

The results of our November 9 sale is now online. Unsold items can be obtained in our aftersale until December 8 (first come, first served). .

Lotnumber: 43
5,5% Bond of $100. brown, black. #9600. No 742. Central fold. Tientsin, today Tianshan, is one of China's largest cities. A multi-million city itself, it was also the port to Beijing. This bond was issued during the British occupation of the city which lasted until 1940 when the Japanese invaded the country. The bond has a good vignette of a farmer and a man in uniform, together they hold the town's coat of arms. Also a Chinese (?) camel and the slogan 'Comitas Inter Gentes' (=courteousness between nations). Printed by Waterlow.
Themes: CITY & STATE BONDS
CHINA
WATERLOW & SONS
Date: 1 July 1934
Quality: EF
Startprice: € 500