Antique Complete Set N. K. Fairbank Co. Black Americana Victorian Trade Cards NR
We are honored to be your one-stop, 5-star source for vintage pin up, pulp magazines, original illustration art, decorative collectibles and ephemera with a wide and always changed assortment of antique and vintage items from the Victorian, Art Nouveau, Art Deco, and Mid-Century Modern eras. All items are 100% guaranteed to be original, vintage, and as described. There is one complete set of 8 "chapters" for N. Soap and one for The Rising Sun Stove Polish. A racially insensitive depiction of African Americans and Black life, the Fairbank's Soap cards tell a story in 8 "chapters" of the many uses for the product. The history of the Fairbanks Twins is illustrated in color lithographs while the reverse boasts of the many great qualities the soap offers. Cards measure 3 3/8" x 5" The Rising Sun Stove Polish features a before and after type scenario of a housewife angry with her off-brand stove polish and yelling at her husband and then shows a complete 180 after the woman has had her polish replaced with Rising Sun. Please use the included images as a conditional guide. The item "Antique Complete Set N. Black Americana Victorian Trade Cards NR" is in sale since Friday, August 28, 2015. This item is in the category "Collectibles\Advertising\Merchandise & Memorabilia\Victorian Trade Cards\Other Victorian Trade Cards".
The seller is "grapefruitmoongallery" and is located in Minneapolis, Minnesota. This item can be shipped worldwide.
- Type of Advertising: Black Americana
- date of Creation: 1880s - 1890s
- Brand: Fairbanks Soap
- Country/Region of Manufacture: United States