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A Coruña =
Manufacturers of artificial limbs.
Brand of advocaat (liqueur).
¤ 13 October 1858
† 3 November 1933
A. van Collem =
Bram van Collem
¤ 22 April 1854
Auguste Firmin Christiaan
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