Result list 10 April 2021

The results of our April 10 sale are now online. Unsold items can be obtained in our aftersale until May 9 (first come, first served). .

Lotnumber: 99
ST.-PETERSBOURG. 10 Actions de 50 Rbls. red, black. No 34801-10. Some small tears in right border. Text in Russian, French, Chinese. In 1911 the Baron von Grot, who was exploring for gold in these two provinces of northern Mongolia, formed this company, with French and Belgian participation, to mine gold on the banksof the Selenga River. The concession was later taken over by an American company, who never developed it. In 1921 the major 'Mongolian' concessions were granted, to include this area. Today the Canadian-owned Boroo and Gatsuurt Mines mine gold in the area, by the Selenga River. The two khans in the company name were two of the descendants of Genghis Khan, who ruled the area of these 2 aimaks or regions. Rare high denomination type.
Themes: GOLD & SILVER MINING
CHINA, MONGOLIA, RUSSIA
Date: 1911
Quality: VF-EF
Startprice: € 200