Beautifully engraved antique stock certificate from the Manhattan and Yonkers Land Company dating back to the 1890's. This document, which is signed by the company President and Secretary, was printed by Goes and measures approximately 10 1/4" (w) by 8 1/4" (h).
This certificate's fantastic vignette features a female allegorical figure in a Phrygian, or Liberty, hat.
You will receive the exact certificate pictured.
The Manhattan and Yonkers Land Company was incorporated in New York in 1896. The company primarily was involved in housing in the Yonkers area, including the Fairview Development which was located close to the Hudson River and the New York Central and Hudson River Railroad station.
The company's offices were located on 42nd Street in Manhattan.