CAIRO. 5% Obligation Privilégiée de £100=F2500. pink, black. No 411005. Folds, tiny edge-splits and some faint discolouration at top border. The railways and the port of Alexandria were responsible for funding service of the loan, which was probably used for their development. Vignettes of train by the pyramids, shipping, etc. Text in English and French. Note that this is a £100 bond and not the more common £20 issue.
Themes: CITY & STATE BONDS, RAILROADS, SHIPPING
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