This is an original 1893 black and white print ad for the Improved Monarch Sweep Hay Rake, a product by the Acme Harvester Company in Pekin, Illinois.
This 118+ year old Item is rated Very Fine ++. Light foxing and aging. No natural defects. Some light surface rub. No tears. No water damage. There is some bleed through visible on this ad.
Product Type: Original Print Ad; Black / White
Grade: Very Fine ++
Dimensions: Approximately 5 x 4.25 inches; 13 x 11 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, Farming Equipment, Agriculture, Agricultural, Farm Machinery, Antique