Lot 1206: Coliseo Sugar Plantation Co. 1903 Issued Coupon Bond.
October 25, 2016
Fort Lee, NJ, USALive Auction
Description: Vera Cruz, Mexico. 1903, 1/5000th of an interest in the Plantation Coliseo, which is comprised of 5000 acres, "more or less" (probably less) and the bond holder was entitled to his pro-rata (1/5000th) share as a dividend starting in 1905. Issued and uncancelled bond with coupons attached. Orange-brown border with small vignette of "Natives gathering rubber" on the upper left and title in middle and upper right with eagles in upper and lower borders. This was a Wisconsin corporation located in Milwaukee. Bond #796. XF condition. Printed by Gugler Lith, Milwaukee. Rare bond type payable in dividends from profits from this plantation. First time seen.