Result list 30 April 2022

The results of our April 30 sale are now online. Unsold items can be obtained in our aftersale until May 22 (first come, first served). .

Lotnumber: 154
LONDON. Warrant for 100 Ordinary Shares of 2 Shillings. red, black. No 214. Central fold with repaired tear at the top. Trimmed bottom. Coupon sheet (No. 2-33) separate from the certificate. The company, formed in 1897, worked coal- and iron-mines in Shansi and Honan provinces, in central China. It also built the Honan Railway for the government. In its 65 years of existence, it mined some 900,000 million tons of coal. In 2009, a book was published on this company entitled "Coal and politics: a study of the Pekin Syndicate Mining Operations in pre-war China". Vignette of shipping, trains, junks, temple in a Chinese port. Large, square format, with text in English and French. Printed by Waterlow. This 100-share type has never before been seen by us and might well be unique.
Themes: BANK & FINANCE, COALMINES, MINES (no gold, silver, coal), RAILROADS
Date: 19 January 1920
Quality: F-VF
Startprice: € 500