Beautifully engraved gold bond certificate from the Great Republic Gold and Silver Mining Company of Virginia issued in 1867. This historic document was printed by the Continental Banknote Company and has an ornate border around it with vignettes showing the goddess Liberty with the U.S. Capitol in the background, Queen Victoria, Abraham Lincoln, and smelting machinery. This item has the printed signatures of the Company's President and Secretary and is over 144 years old. 11 coupons attached on bottom not shown in scan.
The Great Republic Gold and Silver Mining Company of Norfolk, Virginia operated five gold and silver mines in Nevada.