Victorian Lady FRY'S COCOA Whisky SCOTSMAN in KILT Advert
On one side it is titled Fry's Pure Concentrated Cocoa. It shows a fashionable lady drinking her cocoa from a china cup.
The other side is titled John Robertson and Son Dundee Whisky.....Discovery of the North Pole. The Proverbial Scotchman Seated Thereon and shows a wonderful Scotsman sitting at the North Pole and dressed in kilt, tam o' shanter bonnet and sporran; holding a glass of whisky.
Provenance: The Sketch (magazine) - Publisher: George Routledge; London 1894.
An original advert from the date stated and not a later reproduction. This is a page from a periodical and therefore is printed on both sides. The page measures overall approximately 350 x 245 mm (14 x 9.5"inches ). There is some age yellowing around the edges - please check the larger picture for condition. This item will be packaged in a tube unless otherwise requested.
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