The history of advertising can be traced to ancient civilizations. It became a major force in capitalist economies in the mid-19th century, based primarily on newspapers and magazines. In the 20th century, advertising grew rapidly with new technologies such as direct mail, radio, television, the internet and mobile devices.
elder books & collectables, ross on wye, united kingdom
Rare ANTIQUE COLOUR ADVERTISEMENT For PEARCE TABLE WATER Innerleithen Scotland
peter fletcher, barry, united kingdom
A pair of early Victorian solid brass flat back horses, originally used as fender/fire/chimney decorative pieces back in the day. They are substantial pieces, weighing in at 2kgs each. They are 12" in length X...
militariahub.com, sutton coldfield, united kingdom
Rare and seldom seen antique large commercial cardboard box (in two sections) for shipping Players Navy Cut cigarettes. With great period graphics. Dimensions are 19.5 inches x 12 inches. IMPORTANT - **FREE SHIPPING ON ALL...
georgian antiques, edinburgh, united kingdom
Circa 1880, unusual carved gunsmiths sign or shotgun advertisement. The carved and painted wooden double barrel shotgun with 2 metal brackets for wall mounting, realistically carved with blackened barrels and trigger, with a silvered and...
yorestuff antiques ltd, baldock, united kingdom
Item no YAL 2129 Large wooden hand painted advertising sign. 122cm wide x 61 cm high x 6 cm thick. Wording as follows: Coventry Cart & Wagon Co Est 1802 All types of carts, trucks...