WIEN. Cert. of subscription to War Fund. orange, black. In 1795 the Austrian emperor wanted to raise funds for the war against France, and invited people with a 'patriotic heart' to contribute. This is a certificate for a contribution of 445 guldens to the fund, held by the Universal State Debt Fund, in Vienna. Corner turned over for red seal.
Themes: ARMS & MILITARY, BEFORE 1800, CITY & STATE BONDS
Date: 2 June 1795
Startprice: € 100