|REF. NO.||DENOMINATION||DESCRIPTION||NO. ISSUED||CONDITION||VALUE|
|101||1 Shansi share||19, green, with coupons||>A19450||VF||£50-60|
Pekin Syndicate Ltd
An Anglo-Italian company incorporated in 1897 with a view to obtaining mining concessions and to establish a note-issuing bank to finance further projects. The Shansi certificates represent the issue made following the granting of the huge concessions in Shansi Province which included coal mining and railway construction.
Capital £1,540,000 in 399,000 ordinary shares of 2/-, 2000 deferred sahares of 1/- and 1,500,000 Shansi shares of £1.