Australia, Australian Mortgage, Land and Finance Co. Ltd., specimen mortgage debenture bond, circa 1880s, attractive large format specimen with serial numbers 0000, printed by Bradbury Wilkinson, coat of arms at left, black and orange, with coupons, AEF. (1).
Canada, 26 certificates, dated 1910-58, titles include, Dome Mines Co., 1918, Grand Trunk RailwayCompany of Canada, 4 x stock certificates, 1914-20, International Nickel Company of Canada Ltd., 2 types, 1930-31, Minnesota and Ontario Power Co., 1913, San Antonio Land and Irrigation Co. Ltd., 2 types, 1911-13, lot also includes an Act for a loan for the Quebec?Halifax Railway, mostly VF. (27).
Canada, Anglo-Canadian Timber Co. of British Columbia Ltd. 10 x mortgage debentures for £20 all 1911, ornate heading incorporates vignette of horses pulling large log, large format, black & green, UK revenue stamp, with coupons, mostly VF.
Canada, Anglo-Canadian Timber Co. of British Columbia Ltd. 10 x mortgage debentures for £20 all undated but circa 1911, ornate heading incorporates vignette of horses pulling large log, large format, black & brown, UK revenue stamp, with coupons, mostly VF.
Canada, Anglo-Canadian Timber Co. of British Columbia Ltd. 10 x mortgage debentures for £50 all 1911, ornate heading incorporates vignette of horses pulling large log, large format, black & red, UK revenue stamp, with coupons, mostly VF.
China, 6 bonds, Military Requirements of the Republic of China 1912 Loan, bond for $5, Military Loan of 1917, bond for 100 yuan, Liberty Bonds of 1937, bond for $1,000, Chihili Provincial Short Term Rehabilitation Loan of 1926, bond for $10, Kwangtung Military Loan of 1938, bond for 5 yuan, and bond of the United Nationalist Loan of 1936, all with coupons, all VF. (6).
China, Chinese Government 8% bonds for refunding Internal and Foreign Short Term Debts, bond for 100 dollars, 1922, ornate design, text in Chinese, grey on pale lilac, adhesive revenue stamp, with coupons, VF. (1).
China, ChineseImperialGovernmentGold Loan of 1896, bond for £100 issued by the Deutsch-Asiatische Bank, ornate design, large format, green, with coupons, a few punch cancellation holes, in better condition than that normally seen for this issue, VF. (1).
China, Kwantung Province Military Loan of 1938, bonds for 5 yuan and 10 yuan, both with vignettes of warships and onshore battery at left, aerial dogfight at right, text in Chinese, blue and brown respectively, both with coupons, both VF. (2).
China, Marconi Loan of 1918, bond for £100, (fair), Hongkong & Kowloon Land Loan Co. Ltd., certificate, 1916, Banque Industrielle de Chine, capital 150 million francs, 19 x share certificates, all 1920, very attractive design with dragons, pagoda and city view, with coupons and Railway Equipment Loan of 1922, bond for £20, Boxer Loan of 1925, bond for $50, mostly VF. (23).
China, National Government of the Republic of China Allied Victory U.S. Dollar Loan of 1942, bond for $20, small format with vignettes of train at right and ship at left, text in Chinese, heading in English, blue, with coupons, VF. (1).
China, Tientsin City Investment Company Ltd., specimen first investment trust certificates of 1951, certificates for 100,000 yuan, 500,000 yuan and 1,000,000 yuan, all the same design showing factories, train, tram and vehicle, text in Chinese, various colours, all EF. (3).
China, United Theatres, incorporated in the U.S.A., certificate for shares of five taels each, 1932, ornate border, text in English with Chinese heading at top, black & green, stamped cancelled, VF. (1).
Framed bond and share certificates (6) including China Lung-Tsing-U -Hai £20 bond 1913 (2), Great Britain, National Provincial Bank share 1957. Rumania £100 bond 1929, USA Leigh High Valley Railway %100 bond 1942. Together with a French document 1764.
France, 3 printer?s proofs, all the same design, Société Générale du Credit Foncier, share certificates for 100 francs and 1,000 francs, both 1854, also Comptoir Central d?Escompte de Prets Hypothécaires, share certificate for 50 francs, 1850, ornate border incorporates allegorical figures, ships, factory and flowers, black, all VF. (3).
France, Charbonnages de Girardville Société Civile Catawissa Pennsylvania, part nominative d?interet, 1858, very decorative with many vignettes including, ships, forests, factories, allegorical females, black on grey, with full coupons, AEF. (1).
Great Britain, 5 debentures, Garbutt Bros. Ltd., 1906, Heins & Co. Ltd., 1903, Seligmann and Mackay Ltd., 1899, Derby Oxide and Colour Co. Ltd., 1895 and Chivers & Sons Ltd., 1904, all with UK revenue stamps, all VF. (5).
Great Britain, 5 debentures, Heins & Co. Ltd., 1903, Gunter & Co. Ltd., 1924, Derby Oxide and Colour Co. Ltd. 1895, Cadogan and Hans Place Estate (No.3) Ltd., 1903, and Cadogan and Hans Place Estate (No.2) Ltd., 1902, all with UK revenue stamps, all VF. (5).
Great Britain, financial ephemera (5) schedules of taxes (land & tax on servants) from Lincolnshire 1778 & 1779 on vellum. Letter from London bankers 1812 re. 470 doubloons shipped on HMS Hyperion and two annuities forms from 1840's.
Great Britain, Great North of EnglandRailway Co., certificate for one share, 1836, ornate design with chain at left with links showing places on railway route, this certificate is made out to William Alexander Brooks who was the engineer of the Tees Navigation Company and involved with this railway, black, VF. (1).
Great Britain, Highgate Archway Co., certificate No.310 for one share, 1810, ornate design, printed on vellum, black, red seal depicting a fly wagon drawn by six horses about to enter the tunnel, in better condition than that usually seen for this piece, VF. (1).
Great Britain, Sir James Laing and Sons Ltd., certificate for preference shares, 1899, very attractive design with vignette at left of early wooden 74 gun war ship under construction, large format, orange on yellow, neat ink cancellation through signatures, VF. (1).
Honduras, Honduras GovernmentLoan of 1869, bond of the State Railways for £12, very ornate design, text in French on face, very large format, black & blue, with coupons, central fold, otherwise AVF. (1).
Japan, City of Tokyo 5% Loan of 1912, bond for 500 francs, large vignette of boat on canal, also vignettes of tram and power station in ornate border, text in English and French black & green, with coupons, central fold, otherwise VF. (1).
Mexico, Cia Petrolera Mexicana Faros de Aztlan S.A., share certificate, 1916, very attractive design includes Aztec warrior and symbols, also oil well, grey and blue-green, with full coupons, AEF. (1).
Ottoman, Compagnie Générale de Omnibus et d?Autobus de Constantinople, bearer certificate for one share, 1910, ornate border incorporates horse drawn bus and motor bus, text in old Turkish and French, with coupons, VF. (1).
Rhodesia, Charterland Goldfields Ltd., specimen bearer share warrant printed by Bradbury Wilkinson for five shares, London 189-, most attractive piece with many vignettes including, oxen wagon, train, ostriches, Matabele natives, shields and spears, also underprint of giraffes, black with full coupons, VF. (1).
Sweden, Kruger & Toll Co. share certificates 10 x 1 B share, green, 10 x 5 B shares, brown, 1 x 10 B shares, red. All for shares of 100 Swedisn Crowns each, all 1926/27 issues, coupons attached GVF or better (21).
U.S.A., Le Nouveau Monde for Working Gold Mines in California, 10 x certificates for one share, all 1851, ornate design, all with facsimile signature of John Taylor Jr., blue on white paper, all VF. (10).
U.S.A., Le Nouveau Monde for Working Gold Mines in California, 14 x certificates for one share, and 7 x certificates for five shares, all 1851, ornate design, blue on white and black on white respectively, mostly VF. (21).
U.S.A., Princeton and Kingston Branch Turnpike Company Reorganised, (NJ), company name hand written, certificate No.8 for capital stock made out to the Pennsylvaniarailroad 1895, vignette of train crossing bridge, black, embossed seal, hole and stamped cancelled, glued to counterfoil, AVF. (1).
U.S.A.,State of Louisiana, act of 1880, 5 x uncut sheets of 4 notes each of $5, Criswell Cr80A, all with vignette of child?s head, two of the strips have the serial numbers printed in red and three strips have the numbers printed in green, all with coupons, all VF. (5 uncut strips).
Collection, 10 bonds and certificates relating to South and Central American railways, dated 1906-32, all different, titles include, BrazilRailway Co., 1912, Buenos Ayres Lacroze Tramways Co., 1913, Colombian National Railway Co. Ltd., 1906, Colombia Railways & Navigation Co. Ltd., 1932, Company General of Central America, 2 types, both 1909, mostly VF. (10).
Collection, 22 European bonds and certificates, dated 1900-50, titles include, Russian Bank for Foreign Trade, 1911, Imobiliara S.A. Romana, 1906, Etablissements Industriels de Berdiansk, 1900, La Pelleterie Russo-Americane, 1926, Petroles de Tcheecoslovaquie, 1930, a little duplication, mostly VF. (22).
Collection, 29 bonds and certificates relating to South and Central America, dated 1864-1956, titles include, River Plate Pressure Meat-Preserving Co. Ltd., bond, 1876, BritishHonduras Co. Ltd., 4 x certificates 1860-64, Agua Santa Coffee Co. Ltd.,2 x certificates, 1924-7, Monte Video Telephone Co. Ltd.,1891, Compania Minera El Callao, 2 x certificates, 1887, mostly VF. (29).
Collection, 7 bonds and certificates from the 19th century, dated 1849-99, Grossherz Badisches Staats Anleihen, lotteryloan, 1849, Belgian Eastern Junction Railway, certificate, 1852, Nederlandsche Central Spoorweg, certificate, 1860, Ligne Internationale d?Italie, bond. 1868, Paleis voor Volksvlijt, certificate 1869, Canal Maritime de Corinthe, bond, 1887, and Ungarische Hypotheken Bank, bond 1899, mostly F-VF. (7).
Bank of England accumulation (22) face value £86.50 includes 1st run NewtonPage £1 A01 (2) a consecutive pair UNC & Page portrait £1 EY43 (2) a consecutive pair UNC, both pairs in Barclay Bank envelopes, 1st run Somerset £50 A01 about UNC, assorted £1, £5 and 10/- plus Scotland £1 x 2 and world x 3, viewing recommended
Bank of England accumulation (90) face value £128.50, ranges from 1940 blue Peppiatt £1 to 1970's Newton £1s, mostly from circulation but many later 10/- & £1 issues in UNC, also noted a consecutive run of Fforde £1 (10) in Barclays Bank slip
Burlington & Driffield Bank £5 dated 1831, No.385A for Harding, Smith & Faber., (Out.286L for type; Grant 438) cut in two & rejoined, ink cancelled with triangular cut at bottom centre, scarce unlisted partnership, about Fine and rare
Craven Bank £15 proof sight bill on thin paper circa 1860s, SETTLE branch, for Nicholson Alcock, Alcock, Birkbeck, Robinson, Birkbeck & Stansfeld (Out.1910s; Grant.2577H), mount marks reverse, about UNC to UNC
Craven Bank £15 proof sight bill on thin paper, pencilled date at bottom 1868, SETTLE branch, for Nicholson Alcock, Alcock, Birkbeck, Robinson, Birkbeck & Stansfeld (Out.1910s; Grant.2577H), mount marks reverse, about EF
Craven Bank £20 proof sight bill on thin paper, circa 1860-70, SETTLE branch, for Nicholson Alcock, Alcock, Birkbeck, Robinson, Birkbeck & Stansfeld Junr (Out.1910s; Grant.2577H), mount marks reverse, scarce, GEF
Craven Bank £20 proof sight bill on thin paper, pencilled date of 1868 at bottom, SETTLE branch, for Nicholson Alcock, Alcock, Birkbeck, Robinson, Birkbeck & Stansfeld Junr (Out.1910s; Grant.2577H), mount marks reverse, scarce, GEF
Craven Bank £50 proof sight bill on thin paper dated 187x, SETTLE branch, for Nicholson Alcock, Birkbeck, Robinson, Birkbeck & Stansfeld (Out.1910v; Grant.2577J for type), small hole bottom right & mount marks reverse, aUNC and rare
Dudley Bank 1 guinea dated 1802 or 1803, low serial No.109 for Edw. Hancox (Self & Company), Out.714b; Grant 1056, signature cut cancelled (has been restored with different style paper), VG-Fine and scarce
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