LISBOA. 4,5% 1 Obrigaçao 450.000 Rs.=2000DM. Serie A. B/S Cat. 210 L2. brown, blue, black. #3500. No 2159. Central fold and small piece of lower left corner missing (outside the printed part of the bond). Coat-of-arms of Portugal. Bond issued for the German market, expressed in German marks. Text in Portuguese and German. The total loan amounted to 16 mln. Marks, divided into 3500 bonds of 2000 Marks, Lit.A. (as the one we offer here) and 22.500 bonds of 400 Marks, Lit.B. (see next lot). These bonds were issued to complete the works on the Beira-Baixa railway (see previous lots). The remains of this loan were to be used to pay the holders of the 1886 issue. Only this one 2000 Marks bond is known to us.
Date: 25 Sept. 1889
Startprice: € 400