Bonds, Shares, and Documents

  • Bond 01; City of St Petersburg

    Image ID
    FOT825710
    Caption
    Bond 01; City of St Petersburg
    Rights
    RM Rights Managed
    Photographer
    Frank Gorny
    Dimensions
    3000 x 4512 px
    Keywords
    sc0074; bond; certificate; document; engraving; vignette; loan; St Petersburg; His Imperial Majesty; Russia; Soviet Union; money; Roubles; Pounds Sterling; French Francs; Reichsmarks; bearer; loan; 8th; 4.5 per cent; talon; Frank Gorny; Craigowl; sc0074
    Description
    Bond for the 8th Loan of the City of St Petersburg,Russia, dated 25th February 1913, for £20 Pounds Sterling,189 Roubles,504 Francs,408 Reichsmarks.
  • C01; Yemen Arab Republic 20 Rial banknote

    Image ID
    FOT924578
    Caption
    C01; Yemen Arab Republic 20 Rial banknote
    Rights
    RM Rights Managed
    Photographer
    Frank Gorny
    Dimensions
    2870 x 2878 px
    Keywords
    sc0126; currency; note; banknote; Yemen; Arab; Republic; North; Yemeni; Rial; Twenty Rials; Riyals; Central Bank of Yemen; engraving; vignette; minarets; domes; mosques; muezzin; coffee; beans; picking; Mocha; Sana'a; obverse; reverse; Arabic,...
    Description
    Obverse and reverse of a Yemen Arab Republic 20 Rial note of the 1980's. After the union of Yemen Arab Republic (North) and People's Democratic Republic of Yemen (South) in 1990, these Rial notes remained legal tender until 11th June 1996,...
  • C02; Iraqi One Dinar banknote

    Image ID
    FOT925295
    Caption
    C02; Iraqi One Dinar banknote
    Rights
    RM Rights Managed
    Photographer
    Frank Gorny
    Dimensions
    2404 x 2248 px
    Keywords
    sc0129; currency; note; banknote; Iraq; Iraqi; Dinar; One Dinar; Central Bank of Iraq; Swiss Dinar series; Gold Dinar coin; Mustansinya School, Baghdad; engraving; printing; artwork; vignette; obverse; reverse; Arabic, script; Frank Gorny; Craigowl; sc0129
    Description
    .Obverse and reverse of an Iraqi One Dinar note of the 1980's. The obverse shows a gold dinar coin, and the reverse a view of Mustansinya School in Baghdad. These notes were printed from 1978 to 1990, and were known as the Swiss Dinar, from the...
  • C03; Norwegian 50 Kroner banknote

    Image ID
    FOT1096490
    Caption
    C03; Norwegian 50 Kroner banknote
    Rights
    RM Rights Managed
    Photographer
    Frank Gorny
    Dimensions
    3188 x 3126 px
    Keywords
    sc0374; currency; note; banknote; Norway; Norwegian Kroner; Crown; Femti; Noregs Bank; Fifty; series VI; 1993; Aasmund Olavvson Vinje; poet; author; Hylestad church portal; engraving; vignette; Frank Gorny, ; Craigowl; sc0374
    Description
    Obverse and reverse of a Norwegian 50 Kroner banknote. These Series VI notes were printed from 1985 to 1997 and were withdrawn from circulation in 2012. The banknote shows Aasmund Olavsson Vinje, a poet and author, on the obverse , and a detail from the...
  • C04; UAE 50 Dirhams banknote

    Image ID
    FOT1096516
    Caption
    C04; UAE 50 Dirhams banknote
    Rights
    RM Rights Managed
    Photographer
    Frank Gorny
    Dimensions
    3550 x 2910 px
    Keywords
    sc0377; currency; note; banknote; UAE; United Arab Emirates; 50; Fifty; Dirhams; Central Bank; oryx; Al Jahli Fort; Al Ain; falcon; vignette; engraving; Frank Gorny; Craigowl; sc0377
    Description
    Obverse and reverse of a United Arab Emirates 50 Dirham banknote of the 1982 series. The obverse shows an oryx, and the reverse the Al Jahli Fort, a pre-Islamic fort in Al Ain. The note has a falcon watermark.These notes were withdrawn in 2008, and...
  • C05; Portuguese 100 Escudos banknote

    Image ID
    FOT1096523
    Caption
    C05; Portuguese 100 Escudos banknote
    Rights
    RM Rights Managed
    Photographer
    Frank Gorny
    Dimensions
    3472 x 3403 px
    Keywords
    sc0380; currency; note; banknote; Portugal; Portuguese; 100; Cem; Escudos; ouro; Banco de Portugal; 1985; Manuel Maria Barrosa du Bocage; Rossio Square; Lisbon; 19th century; Praça de D. Pedro IV; Pombaline; Lisbon; art; engraving; vignette; Frank...
    Description
    Obverse and reverse of a Portugese 100 Escudo banknote dated 12th March 1985. The obverse shows Manuel Maria Barrosa du Bocage, an important Portugese literary figure, and on the the reverse, a 19th century view of Rossio Square, the popular name for...
  • C07; Greek 50 Drachma banknote

    Image ID
    FOT1097408
    Caption
    C07; Greek 50 Drachma banknote
    Rights
    RM Rights Managed
    Photographer
    Frank Gorny
    Dimensions
    3250 x 2897 px
    Keywords
    sc0383; currency; note; banknote; Greece; Greek; 50; Drachma; Drachmai; Arethusa; daughter; Nereus; the waterer; nymph; galley; ship; shipbuilding; 1964; shipyard; obverse; reverse; Frank Gorny; Craigowl; sc0383
    Description
    Obverse and reverse of a Greek 50 Drachma banknote dated 1964. The obverse shows Arethusa, daughter of Nereus, on the left and a galley on the right, while the reverse shows a shipyard. The watermark is the head of Ephebus (Ephebos or Ephebe). These...
  • C08; Greek 100 Drachma banknote

    Image ID
    FOT1097411
    Caption
    C08; Greek 100 Drachma banknote
    Rights
    RM Rights Managed
    Photographer
    Frank Gorny
    Dimensions
    3721 x 3097 px
    Keywords
    sc0386; currency; note; banknote; Greece; Greek; 100; Drachma; Drachmai; Demokritos; Democritus; philosopher; Abdera; atomic; symbol; theory; University; Ephebus; Ephebos; Ephebe; Frank Gorny; Craigowl; sc0386
    Description
    Obverse and reverse of a Greek 100 Drachma banknote dated 1967. The obverse shows the philosopher Demokritos on the left and an atomic symbol on the right, with a nuclear reactor, while the reverse shows a University. The watermark is the head of...
  • C06; Polish 1000 Zloty banknote

    Image ID
    FOT1097419
    Caption
    C06; Polish 1000 Zloty banknote
    Rights
    RM Rights Managed
    Photographer
    Frank Gorny
    Dimensions
    3152 x 2844 px
    Keywords
    sc0389; currency; note; banknote; Polish; Poland; 1000; thousand; Zloty; tystac; Zlotych; Narodowy Bank Polski; Warszawa; Warsaw; 1982; Copernicus; Mikolaj Kopernik; astronomer; solar system; engraving; printing; Frank Gorny; Craigowl; sc0389
    Description
    Obverse and reverse of a Polish 1000 Zloty banknote dated 1982. The obverse shows Nicolaus Copernicus, the Polish Renaissance mathematician and astronomer, and the reverse, a representation of the heliocentric model of the solar system, for which he is...
  • C09; Greek 200 Drachma banknote

    Image ID
    FOT1110823
    Caption
    C09; Greek 200 Drachma banknote
    Rights
    RM Rights Managed
    Photographer
    Frank Gorny
    Dimensions
    3013 x 2995 px
    Keywords
    sc0392; currency; note; banknote; Greece; Greek; 200; Drachma; Drachmai; Greek War of Independence; Rigas Velestinlis-Fereos; The Secret School; Nikolaos Gyzis; King Phillip of Macedonia; Frank Gorny; Craigowl; sc0392
    Description
    Obverse and reverse of a Greek 200 Drachma note dated 2nd September 1996. The obverse shows Rigos Velestinlis-Fereos, while the reverse is after an oil painting "The Secret School" by Nikolas Gyzis. The watermark is the head of King Phillip of...
  • S01; Atlantic Refining Company

    Image ID
    FOT1302002
    Caption
    S01; Atlantic Refining Company
    Rights
    RM Rights Managed
    Photographer
    Frank Gorny
    Dimensions
    3506 x 2294 px
    Keywords
    sc0519; stock; certificate; Atlantic Refining Company; Richfield Oil Company; ARCO; Oilfield; oil industry; mining; exploration; distribution; gasoline; petrol; BP
    Description
    The Atlantic Refining Company merged with Richfield Oil Company in 1966, to form Atlantic Richfield Company, known as ARCO, a major player in oil exploration, refining,and distribution. It subsequently became a subsidiary of BP.