Beautifully engraved antique stock certificate from the Illinois Zinc Company dating back to the 1950's. This document, which contains the printed signatures of the company President and Secretary, was printed by the Columbian Bank Note Company and measures approximately 11 1/2" (w) by 8" (h).
The fantastic vignette features an eagle atop a globe in front of a mountainside mining & milling operation, complete with loaded trams.
You will receive the exact certificate pictured.
The Illinois Zinc Company had operations in Peru, Illinois.
It sold the operation to one of its subsidiaries, Peru Mining, which in turn sold it to the American Zinc Company.