5 shares of £20. green, black. No 20571-75. A little faint staining and tiny edge-split (repaired). This was the southern portion of the very important Moscow-Kiev line, and was opened in 1870. The nominal value of the shares is in £ sterling, perhaps indicating British capital. Text in Russian, French, English, German. The company changed its name in 1893 to the Kiev-Voronezh Railway Co, and in 1895 to the Moscow-Kiev-Voronezh Railway Co.
Startprice: € 150