Result list 5 November 2022

Here are the results of our 5 November 2022 sale. Unsold items can be purchased in our after-sale at the start price plus 20% sales commission (+ VAT/Postage if applicable). First come, first served. Offer valid until 4 Dec. 2022.

Lotnumber: 564
LOUISIANA. NEW ORLEANS. 8% Second Mortgage Bond of $1000 or £200. yellow, black. #6250. No 137. Folds with one repaired tear. Top border damaged at the 3 vertical folds with a few bits of paper missing. Inc. about 1872 to build a 400-mile line linking New Orleans to the eastern terminus of the Texas Pacific RR. Large format bond, with vignettes of a train at station and a stork. The bond is designated in $ and £. There is thus a connection with the Texas Pacific, also partly British-owned. The total loan amounted to $6,250,000. Not to be confused with the 1st mortgage bonds of this company which are black/white and wellknown. The bond we offer however is extremely rare.
Date: 1 October 1870
Quality: F
Startprice: € 300