Lot 1264: EASTERN CO. FOR COMMERCIAL WAREHOUSES, INSURANCE AND TRANSPORT OF GOODS, ALSO GRANTING LOANS
October 29, 2016
Brussels, BelgiumLive Auction
Description: 1897 ST. PETERSBURG. 1 Share of 200 Rbls. Serie 3. brown, black. No 20450. Small ink stain in upper left border. Founded by the 'Railroad King' Paul Grigorievitch von Derwies to link the Russian railroad network with various river shipping lines. The transport business focused on the Volga and Caspian Sea, especially for the transport of oil. Together with the 'Kaukasus & Mercury' the leading shipping company in Russia. Rarity 10.
Condition Report: EF