|‘The beet-root, when being boiled, yields a juice similar to syrup of sugar, |
which is beautiful to look at on account of its vermilion color.'
Olivier de Serres (1539 – 1619), French soil scientist
In their Ausstellung "Zuckerfabriken", the Heimatmuseum Wolfskehlen exhibits documents, images, bonds and shares of sugar factories from the Michael Fraikin collection. Included are certificates from Germany and around the world.
Opening times :
- Sunday 29 April 2012 14:00 - 17:00
- Sunday 6 May 2012 10:00 - 12:00
- Sunday 13 May 2012 10:00 - 17:00 (car-free day)
|Compagnie Sucrière de Bulgarie|
Share of 500 Francs, 1912 Bruxelles
design by the Belgian artist Gustave Fraipont
printed by Imprimerie Chaix, Paris
double-click to enlarge