1886 Ad Fred Brown's Ginger Medical Quackery Ointment Potion Victorian Cure YSN1


This is an original 1886 black and white print ad for Fred Brown's Ginger. "WILL cure cramp and colic. WILL relieve flatulence from overeating. WILL serve better than mustard in a foot bath. Used on flannel instead of a mustard plaster, WILL redden the skin; WILL NOT blister.


This 128+ year old Item is rated Very Fine +++. No creases. There is light bleedthrough on this piece from the verso. No surface rub. No tears. No water damage.

  • Product Type: Original Print Ad; Black / White
  • Grade: Very Fine +++
  • Dimensions: Approximately 7 x 9.5 inches; 18 x 24 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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