53 MAYENNE. CHATEAU-GONTIER. Action de F100. brown, green, pink. # 5000. No 540. Very attractive piece with both industrial and allegorical vignettes. The slaughterhouse was located in a small French town, Château-Gontier (30km from Laval and 40km from Angers). Yet, it is reputed to organize the biggest cattle market in Europe. Surely, this company must have been very busy! Founded 1924 with a company capital of 0,5 million francs.
Date: 1 April 1924
Startprice: € 10