CHRISTIANSTAD. 1 Aktie Kr.1000. brown, buff, black. #400. No 151. Attractive large format share showing guns, canons, equipment and a portrait of the German monk Berthold Schwartz (14th century) who according to some historians was the first European to have invented gunpowder.So yes, this company produced gunpowder and the associated fuses. The history of the factory, located 10 km north of Kristianstad, goes back to 1680 when the gunpowder factory was first constructed to serve the Swedish Army. It continued its activities until 1923 and is today a most interesting museum.
Themes: ARMS - MILITARY, CHEMICALS
Date: 1 July 1875
Startprice: € 200