1950 Ad Scotch Brand Cellophane Tape 3M St Paul Minnesota Mining Comic COLL1


This is an original 1950 color print ad for Scotch Brand Cellophane Tape from the Minnesota Mining & Mfg. Company, or 3M of St. Paul, Minnesota. This advertisement shows all sorts of humorous as well as real uses of Scotch Cellophane Tape.


This 61+ year old Item is rated Very Fine ++. Light wrinkling. No natural defects. Some light surface rub. No tears. No water damage.

  • Product Type: Original Print Ad; Color
  • Grade: Very Fine ++
  • Dimensions: Approximately 10.5 x 13.5 inches; 27 x 34 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: Camera, Indian, Rodeo, golfer, enamored snails, tapeworms, cowboy, cowgirl, mountaineer, tourists, pressure sensitive tape, Scotchlite, Abrasives, Non-slip surfacing, Durex, New Rochelle, New York, Brantford, Ontario, Canada, Plaid dispenser, Rubberized coating