1895 Ad Helvetia Milk Condensing Babies Children Angel Highland Illinois CHM2

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This is an original 1895 black and white print ad for the Helvetia Milk Condensing Company and their infant food. A testament to Art Nouveau, the Christmas-themed border features a myriad of babies, cherubs and angels, performing such adorable tasks as singing, playing the lyre, and ringing Christmas bells.

CONDITION

This 116+ year old Item is rated Near Mint / Very Fine. Light aging throughout. No creases. No natural defects. No surface rub. No tears. No water damage.

  • Product Type: Original Print Ad; Black / White
  • Grade: Near Mint / Very Fine
  • Dimensions: Approximately 6 x 8.5 inches; 15 x 22 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

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