Lot 1352: SVENSKA TÄNDSTICKS AKTIEBOLAGET - SWEDISH MATCH CO.
October 29, 2016
Brussels, BelgiumLive Auction
Description: 28 November 1922 LONDON. Prov.Scrip for 10 Paid Shares of 100 S.C., specimen. blue. Formed 1917 to acquire the assets of Jönköping & Vulcan Match Factory Co., and the United Swedish Match Factories companies. 1936 brought an agreement with Kreuger & Toll. By the 1940s the company was part of the Wallenberg Empire, with Jakob Wallenbergas President. We offer here a scarce provisional certificate for 10 shares to be sold by the London bankers Higginson & Co. surely as part of a capital increase.
Condition Report: EF