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Date: 1870 - 1890 | Identifier: LL02.
Advertisement for Maltine depicting a young cherub holding a large bottle of Maltine on it's left shoulder. The cherub is standing in a patch of grain. Words at the top of the bottle are Maltine, Ten gold medals, Highest award of merit, International exhibitions. The company and address are at the bottom. The reverse of the card states that "Maltine Plain is a pure extract of malted barley, wheat and oats. It is a food, rich in bone-producing, fat-making and strengthening elements, and is invaluable in securing sound and healthy digestion." The compounds listed are: Maltine with cod liver oil, Maltine with pepsin and pancreatine, Maltine with cascara sagrada, Malto-yerbin, Maltine with hypophosphites, Maltine with phosphate of iron, guinia and strychnia, Maltine with peptones. more...