1956 Ad Shell Endrin Pine Processionary Moth Larvae - ORIGINAL ADVERTISING LN1


This is an original 1956 black and white print ad for Endrin, an insecticide from The Shell Petroleum Company, Ltd. Endrin was developed to eradicate the larvae of the pine processionary moth, Thaumetopoea pityocampa, called "La processionaria" in Spain, an insect pest threatening pine trees and forests in Spain.


This 55+ year old Item is rated Very Fine +++. No aging. Light wrinkling. No surface rub. No tears. No water damage.

  • Product Type: Original Print Ad; Black & White / Grayscale
  • Grade: Very Fine +++
  • Dimensions: Approximately 10 x 14.5 inches; 25 x 37 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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