1896 Ad Savonette Toilet Soap Cyclist Bike Sanitation Personal Hygiene AMW1


This is an original 1896 black and white print ad for Savonette soap from the Savonette Manufacturing Company of New York. The ad writes, "Savonette is a pure toilet soap put up in book form, fifty sheets in a book. Each leaf is sufficient for one wash. Rub it between the hands and a rich, creamy lather is secured..."


This 115+ year old Item is rated Very Fine ++. Light aging throughout. No creases. No natural defects. No surface rub. No tears. No water damage. Please note there is printing on the reverse.

  • Product Type: Original Print Ad; Black / White
  • Grade: Very Fine ++
  • Dimensions: Approximately 4 x 2.75 inches; 10 x 7 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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