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: 17
LONDON. 5% Bond for £100. Serie A. Cat. KUL 181. purple, black, red. #24000. No 15825. Pin-holes. No coupons. Sold by HSBC. Trimmed right and bottom border. This loan, for £5 million, was raised by the Hongkong & Shanghai Bank, London, and the Banque de l'Indochine, Paris, partly to redeem bonds of 1899, issued to build the railway, and partly to establish industries. The line, 755 miles long, opened in 1905. Very fine vignette of the old gate of Peking, and one of the most attractive of all Chinese bonds. Text in English & French.
Themes: CITY & STATE BONDS
CHINA, GREAT BRITAIN
WATERLOW & SONS
Date: 1 March 1909
Quality: VF
Startprice: € 300