1870 Ad Beaver Brand Mohair Dry Goods Buffalo Wm. I. Peake White Street NYC YPM3


This is an original 1870 black and white print ad for the Beaver Brand of silk finished Black Pure Mohair dry goods from Wm. I. Peake & Co. 46,48 and 50 White Street, NYC. Note that this brand's trademark is a beaver.

Please note the size of this ad.


This 143+ year old Item is rated 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: Very Fine +++
  • Dimensions: Approximately 2.5 x 3 inches; 6 x 8 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)

Period Paper is pleased to offer a collection of hand-colored steel engraved Victorian fashion plates, plus ads, articles, and steel and wood engravings on topics dear to the Victorian heart. Dating from 1870 this collection provides an authentic look at women's and children's fashions in the later Victorian period. These plates and prints are certain to be of interest to costume historians and designers, as well as 21st century fashionistas.

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