1898 Advert Luck Bateman Potato Planter Agriculture Farming Improved-Robbins CG3


This is an original 1898 black and white print ad for the Improved-Robbins Potato Planter from Bateman Manufacturing in Grenloch, New Jersey.


This 113+ 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 that this item has retained an original horizontal crease line that may be difficult to see in the digital image.

  • Product Type: Original Print Ad; Black / White
  • Grade: Very Fine +
  • Dimensions: Approximately 4.5 x 1.5 inches; 11 x 4 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 excited of offer a fascinating collection of agricultural advertisements, wood engravings and halftone prints from the late 1800s. From innovative ways to color one's butter to the best cultivators, cutters, mowers and threshers, these ads bring agriculture into the spotlight and provide us with a window to the lives of America's farming men.

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