Lot 1212: SIBIRISCHE HANDELS-BANK
29 October 2016
Brussels, BelgiumLive Auction
Description: 19.. Deposit receipt. brown, black. No 53156. Folds. Design of Siberian fur-traders and miners, and Chinese merchants. Text in Russian. Founded 1872 in Yekaterinburg. From 1903 onwards, headquarters in St. Petersburg. The bank financed the export of Siberian products (e.g. cereals, butter, fur,...), the construction of railroads & industry. Participated in the foundation of the Mongolian National Bank (1914). Nationalised in 1917. First time we see this type of certificate from this bank.
Condition Report: VF-EF