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Government Bonds / Overheidsleningen
(update: February 8th 2017)

Dr. Hugo H. van der Molen - Wederikweg 114 - 9753 AE Haren, The Netherlands
Tel: +31 (0)50 534 8795; email: hugo@hugovandermolen.nl


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ARGENTINA
Cedula Hipotecaria Argentina, 5% obligation of 1000 Pesos Serie A of The Republic of Argentina, blue, issued by the banco Hipotecario Nacional (National mortgage Bank), Buenos Aires 1935, price f 15
Vignette: 2 hands holding a stich with a point cap with above it a rising sun.


AUSTRIA
Staatsschuldverschreibung, 5 % ?, 100 Gulden, Vienna / Wien, 1868 1 blue and 1 red stamp from the Austrian and Belgian banking and control committees, (very decorative border with women, weapon's and angels), condition F/VF, price  9 Euro.

BELGIUM
Dette Publique de Belgique
Rente 35, 2e Serie, Obligation au porteur de 1000 francs, 1925
Beautiful blue border with 10 vignettes, 8 times a woman representing Limbourg. Liege, Namur, Flandre Occidentale, Anvers, Hinault, Luxembourg et Flandre Orientale, + lion of Belgium and chariot with four horses; 2 blue seals of Belgium, one Dutch orange tax stamp; design: Jean Malvaux Soc. A. / Privat.del; print: E. Glyot, Bruxelles, VF, not cancelled, no coupons, according to GET catalogue. never auctioned, 95 Euro


BULGARIA
Rouaume de Bulgarie, Emprunt de l''Etat Bulgare 5% Or, 1902
Recu de coupon fractionnaire, 18,5 by 13 cm.
---------- sur 2 coupons no 62, Florins de Pays Bas 5,04; Sofia September 1933, red border on green field (rouge bordre sur vert), price 15 Euro.
---------- sur 1 coupon no. 63, Florins de Pays Bas 2,52; Sofia March 1934, red brder on red (rouge sur rouge),  price 10 Euro.
----------  sur 5 coupons no 63, Florins de Pays Bas 12,60, red on blue (rouge sur bleue),  Sofia, March 1934, price 15 Euro.


CHINA
Gouvernemet de la République Chinoise
Bon du Tresor 8 % de 1923; Chemin de Fer Lung-Tsing-U-Hai, Bon de 500 Francs, Bruxelles, 1923, Kuhlman no.650; brown border on beige, 2 red frames with Chinese texts, new coupon sheet; 1939 -1961 coupons glued to back side of right border, 20 by 26,5 cm and coupons 27 by 41 cm., VF+, very neat condition, right lower corner some wrinkles, price 25 Euro.

We are seeking / Wij vragen te koop:

Chinese Government 5% reorganisation gold loan 1913:
Bond of £20 Sterling, with 43 coupons attached (no's 52-94), green or brown & Bonds of £ 100 Sterling, blue / blauw

Chinese Government 1913 Reorganisation Loan   Chinese Government 1913 Reorganisation loan

Literature:

Kuhlmann, Wilhelm, China’s Foreign Debts 1865-1982, privately published by Wilhelm Kuhlmann, 1983, Printed by Freiberg Druck, Hannover, West Germany, ISBN 0-9610400-0-9, not for sale here.
This 131 page book contains much history, a comprehensive catalogue and a large number of illustrations of the bonds.


FINLAND
Republic of Finland
13 5/8 % note due September 1987, in a 100 million $ loan; print ABNC, USA; purple border, unissued, cancelled by a hole, size: 20 by 30 cm; facsimile signature of the Finnish minister of Finance; 3,5 cm round engraving of Finnish lion and similar black stamp, 25 euro.



FRANCE


Jean Cocteau-Emprunt d'Etat-1982  

Cocteau, Jean


République Francaise - Emprunt d'État 1982, 16,2%,  2000 F, Paris 8-1-1982, with coupon sheet attached.

Beautifully drawn woman's head (see picture) by Jean Cocteau, probably his version of France's national symbol, Marianne.

(Waarschijnlijk Cocteau's versie van Frankrijk's nationale symbool Marianne: zie hier en hier bij Wikipedia)

condition EF, but some tiny staple holes, price: 75 Euro.

The Parisian Jean Cocteau (1889 -1963) was the first true multi-media artist. He was not only well known as a film director (e.g. in 1946 La Belle et Le Bête = The Beauty and The Beast, after Madame Le Prince de Beaumont's book in 1757), but is also widely known in poetry, fiction, ballet, opera, painting and illustration. See further: www.jeancocteau.org


Ville de Paris, emprunt municipal de 1892, obligation au porteur, Paris 1-8-1896, brown on yellow, price 23 Euro.
very decorative border with angels, a ship, twice the lady of justice, a working woman wit a hammer, the bare breasted goddess (sic !) Hermes (L: Mercurius) (should be a male figure from a mythological point of view I suppose), texts around pillars: "industry and commerce",

Ville de Paris, emprunt municipal a lots 4% de 1931, obligation de 1000 Fr, Paris 10-1-1932, violet on yellow,price 18 Euro.
very decorative border with angels, a ship, twice the lady of justice, a working woman wit a hammer, the bare breasted goddess (sic !) Hermes (L: Mercurius) (should be a male figure from a mythological point of view I suppose), texts around pillars: "industry and commerce",

GERMANY
Deutsches Reich,
Anleihe  200 Mark, 21,5 by 30 cm., brown border andca. 10 by 5 cm.  engraving of Germania with sword and shield (for picture scan see below), figures and characters "200 Mark" in red print,
------ 1891, 200 Mark,  VF-: rust traces and 2 half cm. tears near embossed seal, see picture, separate coupon sheet, price 50 Euro.
-------------------- 1922, 4% Anleihe ueber 10.000 Mark, green / beige, VF / EF, 12 Euro.

Stadt Frankfurt am Main
5% Anleihe, 1918, Schuldverschreibung 1000 Mark, red German and orange Dutch tax stamp, size 24,5 by 37 cm; white embossed seal; small vignette of 2 cherubs holding a coat of arms; blue-black decorative border.
---------- condition VF-: several minor border defects, paperclip rust trace in border, 2 folds and borders have brown stain; but no serious defects, 50 Euro.
---------- condition F: many border defects, maximal 2 cm tears, sellotape rests in corners, 10 Euro.

GREECE
Kingdom of Greece / Basileion tes Ellados
6,5% loan, 1922; certificate of 1 bond of 100 Drachmes; print: Bradbury Wilkinson & Co., U.K.; blue print, 1 coupon still attached, see picture of  front and backside, The frontside shows a crowned coat of arms, flanked by 2 men with a club, probably Hercules. The backside shows a 6 by 4 cm statue of Nike, the goddess of Victory (daughter of Styx, who was a daughter of the Titan Oceanus). The famous American sport shoe company NIKE, was named after this goddess; The statue depicted on the back is a replica of the famous sculpture of Nike made in 421 B.C. by the Greek sculptor Paionios. As can be seen on this photograph, the original sculpture is badly damaged, but the (very small) replica that is depicted on this bond can be seen in the right lower corner of the photo. The goddess is landing on a triangular pillar: the rucks of her cloths suggest the speed with which she lands. (source: Zadoks, 1954, p. 65), condition VF-EF, 25 Euro.

HUNGARY
Kingdom of Hungary, 4% bond of 500 kronen, 1892, price 3 Euro.
It is a very worn piece, with tears in the folds and little holes and stains; so it is condition F or worse. Colour: green, with black border drawings. In top border 2 angels with a coat of arms. In left upper part: 1 black and 1 red tax stamp from Antwerp, Belgium. In bottom: very large blue stamp of 1927 from Belgian Kingdom: referring to the treaty of Trianon. Serial nr. 000.966 Text from top to bottom: A MAGYAR KORONA ORSZAGAI 4%-kal kamatozo JARADEKKOLCSON Kibocsttalott az 1892 evi XXI torv.-czikk alapjan ALLAMADOSSAGI KOTVENY 500 koronaroi A magyar kir: penzugyministerium elismeri, hogy ezen OTSZAZ KCRONAROL



THE  NETHERLANDS
for Dutch municipal and province loans: see under "The Netherlands" and then the province or municipal (gemeente).

3 Percent Nationale Schuld, blankette, na 1844, certificaat van f 200, Amsterdam, 18.., en Delft, 18..., ingeschreven tnv Bartholomeus van de Boogaard en Cornelis Overgaauw pennis, om onder directie van Mr. P.W. vanden Boogaart, Mr. H. van berkel en A. Overgaauw pennis..........,
VF. ongevouwen, miniem 0,25 cm scheurtje in bovenrand, recheterrand 0,25 cm gebruind/vergeeld,  prijs: 43 Euro (dit stuk is momenteel zoekgeraakt).

Nationale Werkelijke Rentegevende schuld, 2,5 Percents Inschrijvingen
Bewijs van gedane afschrijving in het Grootboek der Nationale Schuld, f 900, 31 juli 1843,
van Nicolaas Jacobus van Limmik op Het Gemeentebestuur Loosdrecht; op achterzijde 2 belastingstempels.
Conditie F: ontwaarding door in de linker bovenhoek een gat te knippen dat ook het gedrukte logo aantast; div. vouwen en kleine scheurtjes, prijs: € 15

Nationale Werkelijk eRentegevende Schuld, 2,5 Percents Inschrijvingen
Bewijs van gedane afschrijving in het Grootboek der Nationale Schuld, f 7.000, 29-aug. 1855,
van Theodoor Joan Baptist Westerwoudt op die van Antonie Schut van Langelaar als bewindvoerder voor Gerrit Schut van het erfdeel uit de nalatenschap van Machiel Adrianus, opgekomen aan Gerrit Schut onder den last van uitkering ten behoeve zijner kinderen, reeds geboren of nog geboren zullen worden, kleine afbeelding van gekroonde NL Leeuw, conditie mooi, maar hoek links boven is weg geknipt, prijs € 20

Nationale Schuld, 3 Percents Inschrijvingen
Bewijs van gedane afschrijving in het Grootboek der Nationale Schuld, f 1.400, 4 december 1869,
van Jacobus (?) Commissiekantoor op de kosterij der Hervormde Gemeente van Beekbergen (Gld), kleine afbeelding van gekroonde NL Leeuw, groene druk, conditieVF -: middenvouw toont div. gaatjes , kleine randgebreken, prijs 25.

Nationale Schuld, 2,5 Percents Inschrijvingen
Bewijs van gedane afschrijving in het Grootboek der Nationale Schuld, f 2.500, 23 januari 1875,
van Guepin Commissiekantoor op Meijer/ Aletta Dorothea Leusen, weduwe van Simon Abraham Meijer te Dordrecht als moeder en wettelijke voogdes over hare vijf minderjarige kinderen Martinus David, Leonardus Jacobus, Ida Soetera, Maria Anna, Margaretha Maria Elisabeth en Jacobus Gerard, kleine afbeelding van gekroonde NL Leeuw, conditieVF-:div. vlekjes en randgebreken, prijs € 20.

Nationale Schuld, 3,5 Percents Inschrijvingen
Bewijs van gedane afschrijving in het Grootboek der Nationale Schuld, f 1.000, 9 januari 1891
zonder vermelding van oude en nieuwe eigenaar, kleine afbeelding van gekroonde NL Leeuw, blauwe druk, conditie VF, prijs € 30.

4pCt. Binnenlandsche Leening van Rusland, 1901
Certificaat no. 643 voor 550 Roebel, uitgegeven door het administratiekantoor onder directie van Hope & Co., Ketwich en Voombergh en Wed.W. Borski, Amsterdam, 20-6-1901. Afm. 24 x 17 cm., met blauwe sierrand en belastingstempel. De coupons t.m juni 1917 zijn geknipt en geIncasseerd, coupon no. 67 d.d. december 1917 is wel geknipt, maar later weer met een speld gehecht aan het couponvel: vanwege de oktoberrevolutie van 1917 werd er op de coupons niet meer uitgekeerd. conditie VF+: rechter rand kort afgeknipt, 1 horizontale vouw. Prijs € 45.
English: 4 percent Interior Loan from Russia, certificate no. 643 for 500 Roebel issued in Amsterdam in june 1901 by the Administration Office directed by Hope & Co., Ketwich en Voombergh en Wed.W. Borski, measuring 24 x 17 cm., blue decorative border. Interest coupons were cut of the coupon heet and cashed until june 1917. Coupon no. 67 for december 1917 has been cut of, but later on re-attached with a pin: due to the october revolution of 1917 no more coupons were payed out ever since. Condition VF+: right border cut of short, one horizontal fold, price € 45.

Literatuur:
Nederlandse Staatsleningen
----- Ontstaan Nationale Schuld en Grootboeken, VVOF Mededelingenblad september 1990, p. 6-8, met 1 afb., door ?
----- Amortisatie-Syndicaat: over Kansbilletten, Werkelijke Schuld en Uitgestelde Schuld, VVOF Mededelingenblad, januari 2008, p. 6-8, met 3 afb., door J.J. Weeveringh
----- Staatstontines = Tontines, VVOF Mededelingenblad, november 2007, p. 6, door Jaap-Jan Ursem (veilingverslag met achtergrondinfo).
----- 3% Nederlandse Staatslening 1937 (spoorweglening), VVOV Mededelingenblad april 1983, p. 20, met 1 afb., door ?
----- Koninkrijk der Nederlanden 3,5% Nederlandse Staatslening 1941, VVOF Mededelingenblad december 1981, p. 4-5, met 1 afb. door ? (Ondertekend door de beruchte M. M. Rost van Tonningen, vanaf 1941 president van De Nederlandse Bank en tevens waarnemend secretaris van Financiën; In 1947 werden alle oorlogsleningen ondergebracht in de voor de geldzuivering gecrëerde 3,5% Nederland 1947, de zgn. Staffellening).
----- staatslening van 1943, met het vignet van Rembrandt.



PORTUGAL
3 pCts. Buitenlandsche Schuld van Portugal, 1853 - 1884 (3% foreign debt of Portugal, certificate for unpaid interest, issued in Amsterdam)
Certificaat nr. 5787 voor £ 3 voor onbetaalde interest op halfjaarlijkse coupon, vervallen 1 Juli 1893. Uitgegeven door de Vereeniging voor den Effectenhandel te Amsterdam, originele handtekeningen van de Voorzitter (P. .......Ogtrop) en de Secretaris ..........., Amsterdam, Juli 1893,
Blouwe belettering, blouw belastingstempel Noord Holland, VF,  23 Euro.

RUMANIA
Datoria Publica României, 5% state loan, 1920, 500 Lei , price  43 Euro.
Very decorative: 3 vignettes, man with scythe in grain field, bay in cradle with woman spinning; village view with arch; watch towers), 2 Belgian Stamps, unfolded, very nice

Rumanian state loan, 1929, 4 % 500 Lei, bukarest, yellow, price 12 Euro
4 vignettes: eagle, weapon, woman with sheaf of corn and small scythe, woman with sword and shield)

Rumanian state loan, 1929, 4 % 500 Lei, bukarest, green, price 12 Euro
4 vignettes: eagle, weapon, woman with sheaf of corn and small scythe, woman with sword and shield)


RUSSIA
4,5% Russia 1917, Kerenski bond (?).
20 by 19,5 cm with 10 by 5,5 cm engraving of the armed goddess Athens (L: Minerva), protecting a baby,; print: American Banknote Company; these bonds have only texts in Russian.
---------- 1917-1927, orange, 200 Roebel (?), EF, ubfolded, price 45 Euro.
---------- 1917-1927, green, 200 Roebel (?), EF, unfolded, price 50 Euro.

Imperial Government of Russia / Kaiserlich Russische Regierung
1894: 4% gold loan (Gold Anleihe), sixth issue,  bond (anleihe) 125 Roebel  to bearer, with coupons, blue wet tax stamp of the Dutch province of North Holland, brown / black, 15 Euro.

4pCt. Binnenlandsche Leening van Rusland, 1901
Certificaat no. 643 voor 550 Roebel, uitgegeven door het administratiekantoor onder directie van Hope & Co., Ketwich en Voombergh en Wed.W. Borski, Amsterdam, 20-6-1901. Afm. 24 x 17 cm., met blauwe sierrand en belastingstempel. De coupons t.m juni 1917 zijn geknipt en geIncasseerd, coupon no. 67 d.d. december 1917 is wel geknipt, maar later weer met een speld gehecht aan het couponvel: vanwege de oktoberrevolutie van 1917 werd er op de coupons niet meer uitgekeerd. conditie VF+: rechter rand kort afgeknipt, 1 horizontale vouw. Prijs € 45.
English: 4 percent Interior Loan from Russia, certificate no. 643 for 500 Roebel issued in Amsterdam in june 1901 by the Administration Office directed by Hope & Co., Ketwich en Voombergh en Wed.W. Borski, measuring 24 x 17 cm., blue decorative border. Interest coupons were cut of the coupon heet and cashed until june 1917. Coupon no. 67 for december 1917 has been cut of, but later on re-attached with a pin: due to the october revolution of 1917 no more coupons were payed out ever since. Condition VF+: right border cut of short, one horizontal fold, price € 45.



TURKEY & OTTOMAN EMPIRE
Conseil de la dette publique Répartie de lÁncienEmpire Ottoma
---------- Paris, 1933; Récépisse Provisoire au Porteur délivré contre retrait dún titre unitaire dún capital nominal de Frs. 500 ou 20 Pounds ou Ltgs. 22 de sbons  Répresentatifs des annuités arriérées de la dette Publique Ottomane, Série A.; 27 by 17 cms. + attached coupon; red stamp of the "conseil", price 23 Euro.



USA
City of Bangor Loan, 1855 (for a rail road)

City of Jersey City
city hospital bond, green, 1935, due 1943, large size, engraving of crest of arms with sail ship and steam ship, price 25 Euro.
Jersey City was consolidated with Bergen and Hudson City in 1869; the town of Greenville was added in 1873. The city's industrial growth began in the 1840s with the arrival of the railroad and the improvement of its water transport system.The city has benefited from its position across from the island of Manhattan, and many Jersey City companies are extensions of those originating in New York City. (source: Bob.com)

City of Toledo, project note, 1973

Township of North Bergen,
refunding bond, $ 1000, 1936, brown border, large size, engraving of crest of arms with 3 ploughs and 2 women and text: "liberty and prosperity",  price 20 Euro.

Confederate States of America Loans
Deutsch:
Die Anleihen der Konföderierten Staaten von Amerika, ausgegeben zur Finanzierung des Sezessionskrieges mit den Nordstaaten, sind ein abgeschlossenes Sammelgebied und hervorragend katalogiesiert. Bis heute  hat kein Anleger aus Europa sein damals investiertes Geld wiedergesehen. Da das amerikanische Recht keine Verjährungsfristen kennt, wird  über eventuelle Rückzahlungsansprüche, insbesondere der "Mississippi Bonds",  übrigens nach über 150 Jahren noch heute vor US-Gerichten prozessiert ! (Quelle: Benecke und Rehse, Neuheitenliste Juli 2002)

Ball no.200 (printer's name near outer border) , Criswell 125 B;
1863, 30 $ bond; 2 grey/red Dutch succession stamps of 1,25 Guilders (1/5th paid) from Rotterdam; VF +: 350 Euro.

Ball no. 201 = Criswell no. 125;
Richmond, March 2nd 1863, no 16457, 7 coupons left; on the back side a Dutch stamp: "Bet stempel zichtbaar bevonden, Amsterdam 18 April 1865; het algemeen beurscomite voor publieke fondsen", very nice condition, upper border 3,7 cm, left 2,1 cm, right 2,2 cm, 128 Euro.

Ball no. 208 = not listed in Criswell, but alike no. 125;
loan authorised Febr. 20th 1863, witness whereof March 2nd 1863, black stamp (signed by James Sorley) with text " Issued in Houston, Texas; red tekst "This bond is .....issued", 9 coupons left attached; according to Ball (1998) only ca. 100- 200 pieces with these specific characteristics have been left over from the 800 pieces originally issued. large borders, 285 Euro.

Ball 240 A = Criswell 122 B
"second series" 7% loan, February 20, 1863, second series; in witness whereof......March 2nd 1863; signature of ..... Taylor; this is a counterfeit bond ! nos 2243 and 2233, 7 coupons left, small defect in left border, minor brown stain in right upper corner, further very nice, 75 Euro.

Criswell no. 175 (not listed in Ball); rarity 10 = very rare.
Scrip Certificate for X US $: (handwritten: 10.000 $) issued by the National Safe Deposit Company Ltd. for holding of confederate bonds, London, 1887; measures ca. 22 x 21 cm., one penny red printed tax stamp; condition EF: folds nor tears but a litle brownish on te left upper left; price € 75.



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