Canadian Javelin Limited


SKU: 2381br
Product Details


Nicely engraved antique stock certificate from Canadian Javelin Limited dating back to the 1970's. This document, which carries the printed signatures of the company President and Secretary, was printed by the Canadian Bank Note Company and measures approximately 12" (w) by 8" (h).


The certificate's vignette features a female figure with a spear and shield.


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    Historical Context

    Canadian Javelin Limited was incorporated in Canada in 1951. Originally, the company was known as Canadian Javelin Foundries and Machine Works.


    The company was a mining and exploration company, whose primary source of revenue was iron production from the Wabush Mines in Labrador.


    In 1973, the company was investigated and charged with mail fraud violations as a result of misleading claims made in conjunction with the sale of the company' stock.