AMSTERDAM. Aandeel Fl.5000. black. No 488. Folds. Formed in Batavia (today Jakarta) in 1842, to offer life insurance, annuities, investments and property. The legal head office was in Amsterdam, but most directors and administrators worked in Batavia. Capital repayments to 1877 on the face, perhaps on liquidation. Issued to the Graaf van den Bosch, of den Haag. This is the oldest scripophily we have ever seen from the Dutch Indies (not counting the V.O.C. of course). Only this one certificate is known to us and originates from an old collection.
Themes: BANK & FINANCE
NETHERLANDS, NETHERLANDS INDIES
Date: 1 March 1844
Startprice: € 600