AZERBAIJAN. BAKOU. 5% Bond for 4725 Rbls=£500=Frs 12.600. Cat. D/H 2005c. red, black. #285. No 84471. Several small edge-splits, not into the printed part of the bond. Coupons taped back on the bond with old-style tape. Today the oil-rich capital of the moslem republic of Azerbaijan. This loan was raised to improve water-supply, lighting, schools, markets and to buy the tramway company. Arms of the city. Highest denomination, of which only 285 bonds were issued.
Themes: CITY & STATE BONDS
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