1885 Ad Antique Christmas Toy Gifts Peck & Synder Magic Bijou Lantern Wigs YSN1


This is an original 1885 black and white print ad for new games and novelties for the holidays from Peck & Snyder, Nos. 126, 128 & 130 Nassau Street, New York City. The novelties offered include: steam and clockwork locomotives; ice and roller skates; model working toy engine and figures; beards, wigs, whiskers and Negro wigs; and Bijou lantern and slides.


This 129+ year old Item is rated Very Fine +++. Light foxing and aging. 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 6 x 4.25 inches; 15 x 11 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)