1892 Ad Dr Mary N Roberts French Convent Formula Cosmetics Health Beauty AHM1


This is an original 1892 black and white print ad for the French Convent Formula facial cream and skin care product that was made and sold by Dr. Mary N. Roberts of 281 35th Street, Chicago, Illinois (IL) during the Victorian era.

Please note the dimensions of this ad.


This 121+ year old Item is rated Very Fine ++. Moderate aging throughout. There is light bleedthrough on this piece from the verso.

  • Product Type: Original Print Ad; Black / White
  • Grade: Very Fine ++
  • Dimensions: Approximately 2.5 x 1.25 inches; 6 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)

Period Paper is pleased to present a collection of antique advertisements from Arthur's Home Magazine and Arthur's New Home Magazine from 1890 and 1892, including many medical quackery ads for health tonics, facial creams, and "snake oil" remedies. To continue browsing this rare collection, simply click on the link provided beneath the collection paragraph. Enjoy!

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