1891 Ad Barry's Tricopherous Barclay Hair & Skin Care - ORIGINAL TFO1


This is a small rare original 1891 black and white print ad for Barclay's Tricopherous for the hair and skin. This product claims to prevent baldness and gray hair, remove scalp impurities and make hair grow in thicker, softer and more beautiful, as well as cure skin blemishes, diseases of the skin, glands and muscles, as well as heal cuts, burns, bruises, sprains and more.


This 120+ year old Item is rated Very Fine +++. Light aging throughout. No creases. No natural defects. Some light surface rub. No tears. No water damage.

  • Product Type: Original Print Ad; Black / White
  • Grade: Very Fine +++
  • Dimensions: Approximately 4.5 x 1 inches; 11 x 3 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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