69 RHONE. LYON. 1 Part de Fondateur. green, red, black. # 400. No 57. Large format, with two folds. Colourful share showing a big red seaweed and ships on sea collecting seaweed. Company founded 1897 to commercialise a patent to extract iodine from seaweeds and other plants. Iodine is a chemical element best known for its used in medicine, e.g. the treatment of cancer. Never before seen by us.
Themes: CHEMICALS, MEDICINE, SHIPPING
Date: 11 November 1898
Startprice: € 200