Lot 909: USINES CHIMIQUES RHONE-POULENC
October 29, 2016
Brussels, BelgiumLive Auction
Description: 12 October 1948 PARIS. Cert. Nom. d'Actions de F150. brown, green. No 87286. Rhône-Poulenc was formed in 1928 when Soc. Chimique des Usines du Rhône (founded 1895) took over Ets Poulenc Frères (1900). For many years France's largest chemical and pharmaceutical company. Merged in 1999 with Hoechst AG to form Aventis (now part ofSanofi). Vignettes of Lavoisier, Pasteur and Marcelin-Berthelot, and arms of Paris and Lyon. Extremely rare.
Condition Report: VF