Arbuckle Bros. Coffee Co. China
New York c1890
chromolithographed map on trading card; overall size 8 x 12,5 cm.
Map of the Chinese Empire and a picture of people picking tea leaves. On verso, information about coffee grinding and an introduction to collecting Arbuckle?s advertising or trading cards.
At around 1880, the Arbuckle Bros. Coffee Company started to include advertising cards in packages of their coffee in order to boost their sales.
some wear and tear; small area with loss of surface paper; o/w vg cond.
[ref: 2692 ] (£145) $234