1930 Ad Elko Deerskin Footwear Shoes Spectators Northwestern Leather YBSR1

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This is an original 1930 black and white print ad for the Elko and Deerskin sport footwear from the Northwestern Leather Company in Boston, Massachusetts.

CONDITION

This 82+ year old Item is rated Very Fine +++. Light aging throughout. No creases. No natural defects. No surface rub. No tears. No water damage.

  • Product Type: Original Print Ad; Black / White
  • Grade: Very Fine +++
  • Dimensions: Approximately 8 x 11 inches; 20 x 28 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)

Period Paper is pleased to present a rare collection of Art Deco inspired ads and article about footwear. From high heels, children's shoes, hosiery to rubber soles this collection has a little bit of something for everyone. Take a trip through the late 1920s and early 1930s footwear market which features intriguing typography and sketch-like representations of models before reaching the four page ad for men's shoes and the Little Rascals article. After viewing these ads you'll be glad some of them went out of style while appreciating that others remain classic in today's trends.

Keywords specific to this image: Vintage Advertising, Typography, Compass, Tennis, Sport

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