1957 Ad Courtaulds Tenasco Rayon Tires Car Auto Parts Andree Jan Helicopter YMT2


This is an original 1957 black and white print ad for Courtaulds "Tenasco" high-tenacity Rayon automobile tires that features a photo of Madame Andrée Jan hanging by her teeth from a helicopter flying over Derby airfield on June 17, 1956.


This 56+ year old Item is rated Very Fine ++. Light aging throughout. Light creasing. There is light bleedthrough on this piece from the verso. Light water stain - bottom right corner.

  • Product Type: Original Print Ad; Black / White
  • Grade: Very Fine ++
  • Dimensions: Approximately 8.25 x 11 inches; 21 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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