1956 Ad National Benzole High-Aromatic Motor Oil Petrol Mr Mercury Auto Car YMT2


This is an original 1956 black and white print ad for the High-Aromatic National Benzole mixture for automobile engines that was made and sold by the National Benzole Company Limited of Wellington House, Buckingham Gate, London, England. The ad also features the petroleum company's signature mascot, "Mr. Mercury".


This 57+ year old Item is rated Very Fine +++. Light aging throughout. Light creasing. There is light bleedthrough on this piece from the verso.

  • Product Type: Original Print Ad; Black / White
  • Grade: Very Fine +++
  • Dimensions: Approximately 8.5 x 11 inches; 22 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)

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