HELSINKI. Obligation de 200 Mark Är. green, black. No 835. Helsinki was awarded the Olympic Games for 1940, but the outbreak of war in 1939 made it necessary to cancel the games. In 1938 the Finnish Government issued bonds to finance the games. This is one of those bonds. Doubtless the sold bonds were repaid by the Government. Text in Finnish and Swedish. Underprint of the Olympic flame. Corner-vignettes of runners and a javelin-thrower.
Date: December 1938
Startprice: € 50