Result list 31 October 2020

The results of our October 31 sale are now online. Unsold items can be obtained in our aftersale until November 29 (first come, first served). .

Lotnumber: 1318
AMSTERDAM. Cert. 5 gewone aandelen van $1, specimen. purple, black. A specimen certificate for 5 shares, for sale in the Netherlands. Since 2001 a wholly owned subsidiary of Dow Chemical Co. Union Carbide produces chemicals and polymers for markets such as paints, coatings, packaging, pharmaceuticals, etc. Founded 1917 and most famous for the company's researchers developing an economical way to make ethylene from natural gas liquids, such as ethane and propane. As such, they gave birth to the modern petrochemical industry. The company's plant in Bhopal, India, endured a major gas leak in 1984 which exposed over 500,000 people to methyl isocyanate gas. It killed several thousands of people and is considered among the world's worst industrial disasters.
Date: 2 April 1973
Quality: UNC
Startprice: € 30