XXX-RARE HUGE 1913 CHINA GOLD BOND w COUPON SHEET! WOW!

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  • Item Category: Coins & Currency
  • Source: eBay
  • Sold Date: Jun 17, 2011
  • Channel: Auction House

A SIMILAR BUT NON-NEGOTIABLE 20 POUND SPECIMEN BOND RECENTLY SOLD AT SPINK AUCTION IN LONDON FOR $1200. SAVE $750 RIGHT NOW!! Blink and this beauty will be gone!

ALSO LISTED ON EBAY AT $555 !!!

ALSO LISTED ON EBAY AT $10,000 !!

(same bond with a "Duplicate" stamp - see China Bond Store on Ebay)

See / collection to see the current value of this bond. However, it may be worth even more....MUCH MUCH More! See redemption information below.

THIS LOT CONSISTS OF ONE BOND AND ONE COUPON SHEET WITH 43 COUPONS!!

SERIAL NUMBER MAY VARY

ISSUING BANK MAY VARY (SEE BELOW)

The years 1911-1913 were a turning point in Chinese (and therefore World) History. That is when millennia of rule by the old Imperial Dynasties ended and the "modern" Republic of China was born.

This bond, more than any other document you will find, forever memorializes that great political and historical sea change. It is the Reorganisation Gold Loan Bond of 1913 issued by the new Chinese Government to finance the foundling Nation!!!

The bond is exquisitely steel-engraved by Waterlow & Sons, England's finest engravers, in several stunning shades of orange and brown with black printing and a pale yellow underprint that create a mesmerizing visual impression.

The bond is tremendous in size, measuring approx. 13" x 18" with
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