1887 Ad Eubion Wine of Life Medical Quackery Cure MacKeown Bower Ellis Co. YOA1


This is an original 1887 black and white print ad for Eubion or Wine of Life from MacKeown, Bower, Ellis & Co., Druggists and Chemists, General Agents, 26 Liberty Street, NYC and 518 Arch Street, Philadelphia. "A delicious family beverage for the million, or world's wine, at merely nominal cost. By it life is daily strengthened. Rheumatism is banished. inflammation, pain and fever are soothed and allayed. Malaria and infectious germs are instantly destroyed by this wine which is disinfectant and antiseptic. It dissolves and eliminates the excessive deposits of calcium phosphates in our bones, joints, arteries, heart and other vital organs and heals, rejuvenates and beautifies the body."


This 127+ year old Item is rated Very Fine ++. Light aging throughout. No creases. No surface rub. No tears. No water damage.

  • Product Type: Original Print Ad; Black / White
  • Grade: Very Fine ++
  • Dimensions: Approximately 2.25 x 3.5 inches; 6 x 9 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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