25 DOUBS. BESANCON. Bon pour 1 Action. black. No 22. Folds and some faint staining. Share issued on 27 Vendémiaire an XI, hence 19/10/1802. The company was to construct a windmill (similar to the Dutch types) in Besançon. Signed by the town mayor. The mill was indeed constructed in 1804 and was to preventfloods. By 1824, the mill was in decay. Not seen before by us, and surely unique.
Themes: AGRICULTURE, BEFORE 1800, FOOD, WATER
Date: 19 October 1802
Startprice: € 300