This is an original 1925 black and white print ad for Monarch Metal Weather Strips, installed in homes and businesses to save on heating costs. This particular ad features the downtown Y. M. C. A. building in Pittsburgh with architecture by Benno Janssen.
This 86+ year old Item is rated Very Fine +++. Light aging throughout. Light creasing. No natural defects. No tears. No water damage. There is some bleed through visible on this ad.
Product Type: Original Print Ad; Black / White
Grade: Very Fine +++
Dimensions: Approximately 9.25 x 12.25 inches; 23 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, Architecture, Home Building, Home Improvement, Construction, Home Heating, Mr. Smallwood, Hubert Moore, Young Men's Christian Association, Edwin F. Guth, Webster Groves Missouri, St. Engelbert's Church St. Louis, 4910 Penrose Street St. Louis Missouri