1906 Ad Peter's Swiss Milk Chocolate Lamont Corliss NY - ORIGINAL PM2


This is an original 1906 black and white print ad for Peter's Original Swiss Milk Chocolate, a product of Lamont, Corliss & Co. Daniel Peter married the founder of the first Swiss chocolate factory, F.L. Callier's daughter in 1863. Aside from his marriage to the famous chocolate heir, Peter was further inspired by Henri Nestle. In 1875, Peter perfected his chocolate-making process and produced Gala Peter chocolate. Peter's chocolates were generated in Nestle factories around the world. Gala Peter chocolates ceased production in the 1980s.


This 105+ year old Item is rated Near Mint / Very Fine. Light aging throughout. No creases. No natural defects. Some light surface rub. No tears. No water damage.

  • Product Type: Original Print Ad; Black / White
  • Grade: Near Mint / Very Fine
  • Dimensions: Approximately 6 x 9.25 inches; 15 x 23 cm
  • Authentication: Serial-Numbered Certificate of Authenticity w/ Full Provenance
  • Protection: Packaged in a custom archival sleeve with an acid-free black board (great for display, gift-giving, and preservation)

Keywords specific to this image: Vintage Advertising, Candy, Sweets, Dessert