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Catalog Number 2009.23.8
Object Name Certificate, Stock
Title Biltmore Industries Limited Stock
Date 05/03/1974
Year Range from 1974
Year Range to 1974
Description A ten dollar common share. Off-white rectangular paper with black, purple and red print. Has two punched holes in lower center margin of share. The certificate is for Biltmore Industries Limited. Top and center there is a coat of arms: there are two griffins on either side, in the center there is a shield that has "Biltmore" written diagonally across it. At the top of the shield is a lion, and it is sectioned off into three pictures: a rose, a fleur de lis, and what appears to be three maple leafs with a lion. The certificate is written out to Roy A. Webster and is dated with a stamp: May 3rd, 1974. To the right of the certificate there is a green pattern, marked as less than 100 shares. On the back of the certificate there is print and space made for transferring and selling the share but it is left blank.
People Webster, Roy A.
McMillan, Norman "Mickey"
Search Terms Biltmore Hats Limited
Dimensions 30.5 x 20.5 cm. - L x W