1925 Ad Meccano Children's Kids Toy Set Jackie Coogan Actor Silent Film Era YYC6


This is an original 1925 two-color print ad for children's construction and building toy sets 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 John Leslie "Jackie" Coogan (1914-1984).


This 88+ year old Item is rated Very Fine ++. Light aging throughout. Moderate creasing. There is light bleedthrough on this piece from the verso. Some moderate surface rub. Light water staining.

  • Product Type: Original Print Ad; Two-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)

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