Lot 509: METALLURGIQUE DE PRAYON S.A.
October 29, 2016
Brussels, BelgiumLive Auction
Description: 1882 LIEGE. PRAYON/FORET. Action Ordinaire de F250, printer proof. blue, buff. #4000. No 6. We have seen shares of this company from the XXth century, but never any earlier. This piece is from the founding in 1882. In the early days it was a zinc manufacturer (procédé liégeois). Later on (1938), the company shifted to the chemical sector, making sulphur and phosphor. Bankrupt almost 100 years after its foundation (1981). Unique piece from the archives of printer Bourlard.
Condition Report: UNC