This is an original 1943 World War II black and white print ad for Russell, Burdsall and Ward Bolt and Nut Company (RB & W), who are doing their part to aid in the war production efforts by manufacturing a surplus of their products for use in war production plants, as well as by the U. S. military. This ad features artwork by Ernst Halberstadt.
This 68+ year old Item is rated Near Mint / Very Fine+. Moderate aging throughout. No natural defects. No surface rub. No tears. No water damage.
Product Type: Original Print Ad; Black / White
Grade: Near Mint / Very Fine+
Dimensions: Approximately 9.25 x 11.75 inches; 23 x 30 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)
This piece was illustrated by Halberstadt, Ernst. Artist signature in print - bottom left of image.
Keywords specific to this image: Vintage Advertising, Firearms, Tools, Port Chester New York, Victory, Metal, Metallurgical