Lot 971: UNIVERSITÄTSDRUCKEREI H. STÜRTZ AG
29 October 2016
Brussels, BelgiumLive Auction
Description: 10 May 1938 WÜRZBURG. Aktie über 1000 RM. brown, buff. No 685. This printer was originally founded in 1830 by Friedrich E.A. Thein in Würzburg. After the death of its founder, the firm was bought by Ludwig Stürtz (1869). In 1887, it received the title of “Königliche Universitätsdruckerei von H. Stürtz". Became a share-based firm in 1909. Merged in 2015 with the Augsburger Himmer AG to become the Phoenix Print GmbH. The share depicts 4 coat of arms and the facade of the main building of the Würzburg University.
Condition Report: UNC