This is a mining bond certificate from the’Swanton Coal and Iron Company,’ of Maryland. It measures about 13″ x 15.5″ including the coupons below. The first coupon was removed and redeemed as you can see in the image. THere is a sort of floating fold split on the right vertical fold where it intersects with the horizontal fold. See my OTHER STOCKS AND BONDS! GUARANTEED ORIGINAL – NO REPRODUCTIONS! The free listing tool. The item “1856 Mining Bond Certificate’Swanton Coal & Iron Co.’ Baltimore, Maryland MD” is in sale since Sunday, January 6, 2013. This item is in the category “Coins & Paper Money\Stocks & Bonds, Scripophily\Mining”. The seller is “gold-coast” and is located in Brentwood, Tennessee. This item can be shipped worldwide.