1885 ANTIQUE GERMAN LIEBIG COMPANY CHROMO LITHOGRAPH TRADE CARD VERY RARE. DESCRIPTION: Offered to you is this very rare 19th century 1885 antique German Liebig Company Beef Extract chromo lithograph trade card. Liebig's cards are probably the most collected trade cards out there with these early issues fetching very high numbers. Size: 4 ½" x 2 ¾". Scarce and highly collectable item.
The famous German chemist Justus von Liebig was the inventor of the meat extraction process, which allowed to concentrate and preserve the essential nutrients and flavors of beef in the form of paste or boullion cubes. An English firm, who owned large cattle farms in South America, decided to start the production of the meat extract in 1850 and named it after its inventor. Thank you for your patience and understanding.
They are in no way advertised, recommended or authorized to be used as medical equipment today. TERMS OF SALE: - All items are guaranteed genuine and as described. This item is in the category "Collectibles\Advertising\Merchandise & Memorabilia\Victorian Trade Cards\Other Victorian Trade Cards". The seller is "globalantiques" and is located in this country: BG.This item can be shipped worldwide.