Certificate for 1 x £2 share
in this 19th century hotel company. Dated 1st October 1863 with the
actual handwritten signature of the company secretary. Issued to
Stephen Creyke (1796 - 1883), Archdeacon of York, of Belford Rectory, Hull.
Black and white
certificate with ornate left hand scrollwork. Imprint of company
seal showing picture of elephant.
Certificate size is 20
cm high x 22 cm wide. It will be double mounted in a mahogany
frame, with gold inlay.