Warrant of 5 Ordinary Shares of £1. green, black. No 41. Text in English and French. Founded 1906 to fish for pearls, most likely near the island of Ceylon. Liquidated 1924. One of the very few scripophily pieces we've ever seen from Ceylon (today Sri Lanka), a British colony between 1796 and 1948.
GREAT BRITAIN, SRI LANKA (CEYLON)
Date: 26 October 1906
Startprice: € 70