Lot 943: DEUTSCHE EDELSTEIN-GES. VORM. HERMANN WILD A.G.
October 29, 2016
Brussels, BelgiumLive Auction
Description: 22 September 1909 IDAR. Aktie über 1000 Rm. brown, black. No 159. Production and sale of precious stones/diamonds and related articles such as synthetic gems. The latter were invented by the company managers Hermann Wild, Idar and Prof. Dr. A. Miethe, Berlin. The company was founded 1910 in Oberstein, until today the capital of the German gemstone industry and as such also a major tourist attraction. By 1943 the company operated two businesses in Idar-Oberstein and one in Nahbollenbach. They also employed several professional diamond-cutters. Major shareholder was IG Farbenindustrie. Attractive border.
Condition Report: VF-EF