Inter-oceanic Canal Company of Panama, a Limited Company (Canal Interoceanique de panama)
Canal Interoceanique de panama, commons stock, 1880. Capitalized at 300 million francs, divided into 600,000 shares of 500 francs. Bearer holds a 500 franc share, released at 250 francs. This stock certificate is from the private capital raised to construct the Panama Canal. Stock issued to help finance the constuction of the Panama Canal.