Lot 1295: CONSTRUCTION DE WAGONS A PETROGRADE, SOC. POUR LA
October 29, 2016
Brussels, BelgiumLive Auction
Description: 1917 PETROGRAD. Provisional Cert. of 25 Shares of 100 Rbls each. green, black. No 80476-500. Folds. Text in Russian. Part of the final capital increase (to 25,25 million roubles) before nationalisation. 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. The company still exists today as Wagonmasch. This denomination has not been seen by us before.
Condition Report: VF