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1940 Ad Suntorry Japanese Scotch Whisky Kotobukiya Distillery Osaka Japan GOE1

1940 Ad Suntorry Japanese Scotch Whisky Kotobukiya Distillery Osaka Japan GOE1

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This is an original 1940 black and white print ad for Scotch-type Whisky (pure, malt, pot still) produced entirely from domestic materials in Japan by Kotobukiya Limited of Osaka, Japan, and sold under the brand Suntorry in the Far East.

CONDITION

This 74+ year old Item is rated Very Fine +++. No creases. No natural defects. Some light surface rub. No tears. No water damage.

  • Product Type: Original Print Ad; Black / White
  • Grade: Very Fine +++
  • Dimensions: Approximately 6 x 8.5 inches; 15 x 22 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)

The Far East was an exotic place even as late as the mid-20th century. Period Paper is pleased to offer a collection from 1940 of original advertising for various industries, products, and services, as well as color prints of tourist attractions, of the countries of Japan, China, India, Hong Kong, Thailand, Indonesia, Burma, Australia and New Zealand. These items provide a glimpse into the economy and culture of that period during Japan's occupation of China but before the start of World War II in the Pacific.

Keywords specific to this image: Vintage Advertising

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