1865 Ad Berger Shultz Restaurateur Capillaire Beard Mustache Grower Dr YHW3


This is an original 1865 black and white print ad for Berger, Schultz & Company, featuring their product developed by Dr. Sevigne called Restaurateur Capillaire. Anyone desiring a hairy manly face could supposedly achieve it within three to five weeks of using this product.


This 147+ year old Item is rated Very Fine ++. Light aging throughout. No creases. No natural defects. Some light surface rub. No tears. No water damage.

  • Product Type: Original Print Ad; Black / White
  • Grade: Very Fine ++
  • Dimensions: Approximately 2.25 x 2 inches; 6 x 5 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)

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