Lot 407: ZWIERZINA'SCHE STEINKOHLEN-GEWERKSCHAFT
29 October 2016
Brussels, BelgiumLive Auction
Description: 5 July 1898 CSECHOSLOVAKIA. OLMÜTZ/OSTRAU. Kux-Schein. brown, black, gold. No 51. Heavy central fold with long repaired tears. Large format piece, remarkably decorative with border of coalmines above the ground, then lamps carrying underground to miners pushing a coal-truck, then a king and queen, also dwarfs and much else. A beautiful piece. Company founded 1878; name in goldprint. The mines were on the Austrian (later Czech) border with Silesia.
Condition Report: F