Result list 4 April 2020

The results of our April 4 sale is now online. Unsold items can be obtained in our aftersale until May 3 (first come, first served). .

Lotnumber: 150
5% Bond for £200. brown, black. # 6500. No 40753. Folds with a few small holes. Two repaired edge-tears. Large format bond, with pretty vignette of a river scene in Japan, with flowering-cherry along the bank. Also a tram and an electric-power generating station. The loan was raised in London, New York and Paris to provide funds to improve the electric tramways, power and light for the expanding city of Tokyo. Interest and repayment were to come from the revenues of those industries. Fine printing by Waterlow, London. Text in English. Only once before seen by us (in 2018 sold by us for 2500 EUR).
Themes: CITY & STATE BONDS
GREAT BRITAIN, JAPAN, USA
WATERLOW & SONS
Date: 22 February 1912
Quality: VF
Startprice: € 2000