#4004. Auburn Consolidated Gold Mining Company (Illinois) 1882. 4 shares. Issued, uncancelled. No.440. Black border, gold seal and central vignette. Reverse of U. S. $20 Liberty gold coin. Lith C.Aver Page Hoyne. 10” x 7.5”. VF+.
This is one of a very few high quality, fully issued stocks or bonds that feature vignettes relating to coins. This genre appeals to numismatists, paper money collectors, scripophilists, and mining collectors as well. Click here for an article about this certificate that I submitted to Coin World.