Lot 943: Dai Ichi Kikwan Hoken Kabushiki Kwaisha, (The No.1 Engine and Boiler Insurance Co.) 1931 Issued Stock
October 25, 2016
Fort Lee, NJ, USALive Auction
Description: Japan. 10 Shares Issued and Uncancelled Stock Certificate. Company name translates to The No.1 Engine and Boiler Insurance Co., LTD. Black print with a green border and a light green under print. Portrait of James Watt, Scottish inventor, at center of certificate. James Watt helped to improve on the steam engine, and the unit of power, the watt, is named after him. XF condition, certificate is in English and Japanese. Scarce Japanese and English text on Japanese Stock Certificate. (John E.Herzog Collection).