Lot 1111: Wheeling and Lake Erie Railroad Co., 1882 Specimen Bond.
25 October 2016
Fort Lee, NJ, USALive Auction
Description: Ohio, $1000 2nd Mortgage Sinking Fund 7% Coupon Bond, Specimen, Black printing without under print, Locomotive passing steamboat in background, ornate border with cherubs at top left and right, POC's, Dated "April 5/(18)82, "Return to Issue Room" overprinted in purple on back, No specimen overprints, VF condition with a small 4mm stain in the upper left area, attractive bond. Listed railroad, but unlisted as a bond, only as a stock certificate. Unique in archives. This is the only example we have ever seen and the only one available.