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English: A bond from the Dutch East India Company, dating from the 7th of November 1622, for the amount of 2400 guilders with an annual interest of 6¼ percent. This bond was issued in Middelburg, but signed in Amsterdam. Transcript:

Wy onderschreven Reecken-meesters vande Camere der Oost-In-
dische Compagnie binnen Middelburgh, Bekennen midts desen
gheaccordeert te hebben, ende by den Ontfangers der voorschreven Com-
paignie ontfanghen te wesen, vanden Eersamen Jacop van Necq, burgem(eeste)r
deser stede de Somme van vierentwintichondert gul(den)
Welcke voorschreven Somme van
vierentwintichondert gul(den) metten Interesse van dien jegens ses (ende) ee(n) quartt
ten hond(ert) Int Jaer gherekent, wy aen(den) voorn(oemden) Burgem(eeste)r Jacop van Necq
ofte den Thoonder deses, door ditto Ontfangers wederomme
belooven te betalen over twaelff Maenden naer date deses. Sonder argh
ofte list. Actum in Middelburgh den Amsterdam den 7. november a(nn)o 16c tweentwintich (1622).
Wij segghen ten vervallen daeghen te bette(?) tot (mins?)tte in banco.

ƒ2400 (Signature: not legible)

(Signature: Cornelis Francken)

Translation:
We, the undersigned accountants of the East India Company in Middelburg, hereby make notice to have accepted, and to have received through the receiver of the afore-mentioned company, from the right honorable Jacob van Neck, mayor of this city, the sum of twenty-four hundred guilders. We promise the afore-mentioned mayor Jacob van Neck, or the bearer of this (document), to pay out through ditto receiver, in twelve months time from this date (on the document), the afore-mentioned sum of twenty-four hundred guilders. With the interest of this sum being rated at six and a quarter to a hundred (6¼%) over (a period of) one year. (This being agreed) Without bad intent or deceit. Done in Middelburg on the Amsterdam, on the 7th of November, 1622. We say that the due date ((…) not legible) in banco.

ƒ2400 (Signature: not legible)

(Signature: Cornelis Francken)
Français : Une obligation de la Compagnie néerlandaise des Indes orientales (Vereenigde Oostindische Compagnie) émise le 7 novembre 1622, pour un montant de 2.400 florins. Écrite et autorisée à Middelbourg mais signée à Amsterdam.
Русский: Облигация с голландской Ост-Индской компании (Vereenigde Oostindische Compagnie), начиная с 7 ноября 1622, на сумму 2400 флоринов; выписанo и разрешено в Middelburg, но подписано в Амстердаме. На имя Якоба ван Necq Источник: http://www.tschoepe.de/auktion51/auktion51.htm
Date
Source http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Image:Vereinigte_Ostindische_Compagnie_(VOC)share.jpg, http://www.tschoepe.de/auktion51/auktion51.htm
Author Jacob Cornelisz. van Neck (Necq)

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