Lot 1226: MOSCOW NARODNY BANK LTD
October 29, 2016
Brussels, BelgiumLive Auction
Description: 1962 LONDON. Ordinary Shares of £1, specimen. red, black. No 450. A Bradbury, Wilkinson specimen. Text in English. The bank was formed 1911 in Moscow by small business owners to receive commercial loans. The London-based subsidiary was founded in 1915. In 1919, the Soviets transformed the London division of the bank,into a separate bank. In the following decades, it was very much the vehicle of the Soviet Government. The bank still exists today, since 1995 as the MosNarBank. Only 3 pieces known.
Condition Report: UNC