Last updated on April 9th, 2020
A complete set of 12 cards dating back to 1920 from Kohler Chocolates of Switzerland.
The cards are paper thin similar to large postage stamps in design and measuring approx 1.5″ x 2.25″ with text in French.
This set is the Ancient Series V and consists of 12 different images of types of flying insect.
Nestlé produced their own sets later in the 1920’s based on the same illustrations.
N° 6 – Euchroeus purpuratus
N° 10 – Chrysis semicincta
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Agnoli G.L. & Rosa P. (2022) Kohler Chocolats Fondants, 1920 – Series V, in: Chrysis.net website. Interim version 28 November 2022, URL: https://www.chrysis.net/chrysididae/images/stamps-kohler-chocolats-fondants-1920-series-v/.