Lot 1282: USINES POUTILOFF, SOC. DES
October 29, 2016
Brussels, BelgiumLive Auction
Description: 1911 ST-PETERSBURG. Action de 100 Rbls. Serie 4. pink, blue, grey, black. No 122228. Founded by Nikolai I. Putilov (1816-1880), a noble from Novgorod in 1867 to provide rails for the Nikolai Railroad. Grew into an important industrial concern exploiting mines and producing various metal products. Perhaps best known for its weapon manufacturing business, already famous in the late 19th century, but also during Soviet times.
Condition Report: VF