ST.-PETERSBURG. 4% Obligation Or de F500=Rmk.404=Rbls.125. Cat. KUL-55. brown, red, black. #500000. No 423546. Folds. Franco-Russian Gold Loan. Very attractive early bond, one of the first types available to collectors. Fine underprint of a dragon in clouds of fire. Text in French, Russian, English. To be repaid from customs duties. This piece doesn't have any cancellation holes. Sold in St. Petersburg and with an additional Russian guarantee by Oukase of Czar Alexander III. Coupons 51-70 taped back onto the certificate.
Themes: CITY & STATE BONDS
Startprice: € 750