1924 Ad Primset Protruding Ears Medical Quackery Children Roaring Twenties Funny


This is an original 1924 black and white print ad for the Primset "scientific appliance for correcting protruding ears", that was made and sold by the Primset Company of 92 Taylor Street, West New Brighton, New York, NY during the Roaring Twenties era. Perhaps the customer testimonial should've read, "It worked on Dumbo, and it worked on me!".

Please note the dimensions of this ad.


This 89+ year old Item is rated Very Fine +++. Light aging throughout. Small crease - right margin. There is light bleedthrough on this piece from the verso.

  • Product Type: Original Print Ad; Black / White
  • Grade: Very Fine +++
  • Dimensions: Approximately 2.5 x 3.75 inches; 6 x 10 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, Humorous, Kids, Health