Result list 4 April 2020

The results of our April 4 sale is now online. Unsold items can be obtained in our aftersale until May 3 (first come, first served). .

Lotnumber: 294
WIEN. 1 Aktie von 20 Schilling. blue, brown, black. No 2520. Alfred Gerngross started his fashion-retail business in 1879 in Vienna. 1911 brought the formation of the AG which issued this share. Before WWI some 1600 people were employed in the business. The last of Alfred's sons died in 1957, and the shares were acquired by the German Hertie company. In 1996 Gerngross was owned by the Austrian textile giant Palmers. The share has two of the finest of Jugendstil images - two elegant ladies showing the fine dresses they have bought at Gerngross. The underprint shows the great Vienna fashion store.
Themes: SHOPS & MARKETS
AUSTRIA
Date: 23 February 1927
Quality: VF
Startprice: € 50