Lot 1211: BANQUE FONCIERE DU GOUV. DE KHERSON
October 29, 2016
Brussels, BelgiumLive Auction
Description: 1898 UKRAINE. ODESSA. 4,5% Lettre de Gage de 5000 Rbls. Serie 5. black, grey. No 11946. Fold and a few pin-holes. With pretty vignette of harvesting, also coat-of-arms. Kherson is an important city in southern Ukraine, and a major port on the Black Sea and Dnepr River (although blocked by ice in winter). It exports much of Ukraine's wheat production.
Condition Report: VF