1921 Ad Mitsui Bank Japanese Tokyo Banking Barclay's National City Suruga YJM1


This is an original 1921 black and white print ad for the Mitsui Bank, Ltd., whose head office was in Tokyo but had branches and foreign agents situated across the globe.

Please note that this advertisement was printed on vellum, a slightly finer material than the usual paper stock of the time.


This 91+ year old Item is rated Very Fine +. Light aging throughout. Light creasing. No natural defects. No surface rub. No tears. No water damage.

  • Product Type: Original Print Ad; Black / White
  • Grade: Very Fine +
  • Dimensions: Approximately 6.5 x 9.5 inches; 17 x 24 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)

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