This is an original 1891 black and white print ad for the Western Pearl Company of 334 Dearborn Street in Chicago, Illinois. This ad features their bicycle giveaway for children under the age of 18.
This 120+ year old Item is rated Very Fine +++. Moderate aging throughout. Light wrinkling. No natural defects. Some heavy surface rub. No tears. No water damage. Please note that there is bleed through on this ad from the print on the reverse.
Product Type: Original Print Ad; Black / White
Grade: Very Fine +++
Dimensions: Approximately 2.25 x 5.5 inches; 6 x 14 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)
Keywords specific to this image: Antique Advertising, Cycling, Alternative Transportation, Economical Transportation, Environmental Transportation