PETROGRAD. Provisional Cert. of 10 Shares of 100 Rbls each. red, black. No 28711-20. Folds. Temporary certificate for 10 shares in this well-known company. Part of the final capital increase (to 25,25 million roubles) before nationisation. The firm was founded in 1874 and became a joint-stock company in 1893. Produced railway carriages and other railroad-related products. In 1908, the company's turnover amounted to 4 million roubles, this with a staff of 2000 workers. This piece is signed by the general manager, Vladimir IvanovitchKovalevskij (1840-1934), a man of nobility and not only an industrialist, but also at one time Russia's vice-minister of finance.
Themes: METAL & ENGINEERING
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