This is an original 1892 black and white print ad for Pears' bar soap.
This 121+ year old Item is rated Very Fine. Moderate aging throughout. Light creasing. There is light bleedthrough on this piece from the verso. Some light surface rub. Light water staining.
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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Type: Original Print Ad