WELCOME TO INVALUABLE
Be the first to know about
the latest online auctions.
Please enter a valid email address (name@host.com)
Sign Up »
PS: We value your privacy
Thank you!
 
 
Want to learn more
about online auctions?
Take a Quick Tour »
 
Invaluable cannot guarantee the accuracy of translations through Google Translate and disclaims any responsibility for inaccurate translations.
Show translation options

Lot 950: Oriental Republic of Uruguay, Trans-Continental Railway Co. 1916 Specimen Bond.

U.S. & Worldwide Scripophily, Banknotes and Security Printing Ephemera

by Archives International Auctions, LLC

25 October 2016

Fort Lee, NJ, USA

Live Auction
Sold
  • Oriental Republic of Uruguay, Trans-Continental Railway Co. 1916 Specimen Bond.
  • Oriental Republic of Uruguay, Trans-Continental Railway Co. 1916 Specimen Bond.
Looking for the realised and estimated price?

Description: Uruguay. 1916. Specimen bond. $500 U.S.Gold. External Debt 5% Gold Bond, 1915. green border and undertint. Arms of Uruguay flanked by speeding locomotives. Red specimen overprint, "0000" serial numbers and POC's. XF condition. Coupons attached. Rare and attractive bond. ABNC. One of four found in archive. Detailed information of the contract between Uruguay and the railroad is listed on the back. It seems they had previously agreed to a takeover in their original contract and this bond represents that takeover. It did not sound adversarial in nature.

Lot title
$0 (starting bid)
Lot title
$0 (starting bid)
Lot title
$0 (starting bid)
 
Lot title
$0 (starting bid)
Lot title
$0 (starting bid)
Lot title
$0 (starting bid)
 
Lot title
$0 (starting bid)
Lot title
$0 (starting bid)
Lot title
$0 (starting bid)