ILLINOIS. 7% First Mortgage Gold S.F. Bond $1000=£200,specimen. green, gold, red, black. Folds with small tear at the top and tiny hole in the middle of the vignette. Narrow-gauge line across Illinois, from Chicago to the Mississippi River. Colourful and probably unique gold bond. Not in the Cox database, nor issued or as here as a specimen.
Date: 1 July 1875
Startprice: € 500