1886 Ad Johann Hoff's Malt Extract Health Tonic Medical Quackery Beer Bier YOA1

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This is an original 1886 black and white print ad for Johann Hoff's Malt Extract, or gesundheit bier, "the Best Health Beverage, tonic and nutritive." Available from Eisner & Mendelson, sole agents for the United States. The ad includes a testimonial from W. W. Lamb, M.D., Chief Drug Inspector, U. S. Port of Philadelphia.

CONDITION

This 128+ year old Item is rated Very Fine +. Light aging throughout. Light wrinkling. No surface rub. No tears. No water damage.

  • Product Type: Original Print Ad; Black / White
  • Grade: Very Fine +
  • Dimensions: Approximately 2.25 x 5 inches; 6 x 13 cm
  • Authentication: Serial-Numbered Certificate of Authenticity w/ Full Provenance
  • Protection: Packaged in a custom archival sleeve with an acid-free black board (great for display, gift-giving, and preservation)

Keywords specific to this image: Antique Advertising, Quack Medicine

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