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Van Genechten: Tobacco advertising

two different tobacco advertising decks made in Belgium by A. van Genechten, 1960s

Above: two different tobacco advertising decks made in Belgium by A. van Genechten, 1960s. The court cards and jokers are the same in each case. All images courtesy Matt Probert.

The company’s sales and production facilities were finally merged, along with Brepols and Biermans, into the newly formed company Carta Mundi in 1970. The courts are significantly different to the early Carta Mundi courts, drawing a clear distinction between the two styles.

standard English courts by Van Genecthen, 1960s

Above: Van Genechten’s standard English style courts, 1960s.

two different tobacco advertising decks made in Belgium by A. van Genechten, 1960s

Above: the two boxes; the right-hand box has a U.S. Internal Revenues stamp affixed at the end  (Click image to zoom).


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British Oil and Cake Mills Limited incorporated (BOCM)

Above: standard advertising deck for British Oil and Cake Mills Limited incorporated (BOCM), c.1960.

Last Updated August 12, 2016 at 11:29pm

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