1860 Ad Antique Boerhave's Holland Bitters Medical Quackery Liver Stomach YOA1


This is an original 1860 black and white print ad for Boerhave's Holland Bitters -- "the celebrated Holland remedy for dyspepsia, disease of the kidneys, liver complaint, weakness of any kind, fever and ague, and the various afflictions consequent upon a disordered stomach or liver." Sole proprietors: Benjamin Page Jr. & Co., Manufacturing Pharmaceutists and Chemists, Pittsburgh.


This 154+ year old Item is rated Very Fine ++. Light aging throughout. No creases. No surface rub. No tears. No water damage. Please note that the white area in the bottom margin is only a reflection on our digital image - it is NOT on the item.

  • Product Type: Original Print Ad; Black / White
  • Grade: Very Fine ++
  • Dimensions: Approximately 2.25 x 7.25 inches; 6 x 18 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: Quack Medicine