American Flag History 1912 Chase & Sanborn promo book w/ 1893 shaped trade cardsBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
(Americana, Advertising, American Flag, Chase & Sanborn, Coffee Importers).
The History of the American Flag.
Published 1912, Boston by Chase and Sanborn. Printed by Providence Litho. Co.
12 pages counting pictorial covers. Text in English. Color illustrated throughout.
[with]: two shaped coffee cup cards, seemingly given away during/ at the Chicago World's Fair in 1893 (?). Both printed by Forbes Co.
Nice lot of 3 promotional items from this coffee company.
Publisher's color lithographed paper wrappers. Lot also contains two (2) novelty trade cards in the shape of coffee cups.
Items are physically old and shows some signs of handling and time. Items are not new or in "new" condition but they still look great.
Paper covers gently age worn, slight rubbing, remains overall clean and attractive as an object.
Text block paper is gently toned, signs of handling, internally still well preserved, tight, sound.
Still attractive on the shelf. The fragile pamphlet displays a pleasing and unique age patina and is in nice antiquarian condition, any age flaws easy to overlook or forgive.
Please review photos for more detail and our best attempt to convey how this antique lot survives.
Covers measures c. 4 3/4" H x 3 1/2" W.