1860 Ad Prof. Wood's Hair Restorative Alopecia Baldness Gray Quackery Cure YOA1


This is an original 1860 black and white print ad for Prof. Wood's Hair Restorative -- "will restore the bald and the gray, and preserve the hair of the youth to old age in all its youthful beauty." The ad includes testimonials from Susannah Kelly of Battle Creek, Michigan and A. M. Latta, Attorney and Counselor at Law from Ligonier, Indiana.


This 154+ year old Item is rated Very Fine. Light foxing and aging. Moderate creasing. No surface rub. No tears. No water damage.

  • Product Type: Original Print Ad; Black / White
  • Grade: Very Fine
  • Dimensions: Approximately 2.25 x 7 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)

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