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1925 Ad Meccano Children's Building Toys Jackie Coogan Child Actor Movie YYC6

1925 Ad Meccano Children's Building Toys Jackie Coogan Child Actor Movie YYC6

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This is an original 1925 black and white print ad for children's mechanical and construction building toys that were made and sold by the Meccano Company, Inc., of Elizabeth, New Jersey (NJ) during the Roaring Twenties era. The ad also features a celebrity endorsement from child actor and silent film star, John Leslie "Jackie" Coogan (1914-1984). One of his famous roles as an adult was that of "Uncle Lester" in the 1960s sitcom, The Addams Family.

CONDITION

This 88+ year old Item is rated Very Fine +. Light aging throughout. Light wrinkling. There is light bleedthrough on this piece from the verso. Some light surface rub. Small tear - right margin.

  • Product Type: Original Print Ad; Black / White
  • Grade: Very Fine +
  • Dimensions: Approximately 4.75 x 12.25 inches; 12 x 31 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

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