1917 Ad Bausch & Lomb Optical Balopticon Stereopticon Film Slide Projector YRR1

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This is an original 1917 black and white print ad for the Balopticon stereopticon, (a slide projector or "magic lantern") that was made and sold by the Bausch & Lomb Optical Company of 506 St. Paul Street, Rochester, New York (NY) during the World War I era.

CONDITION

This 96+ year old Item is rated Very Fine +++. Light aging throughout. There is light bleedthrough on this piece from the verso. Some light surface rub.

  • Product Type: Original Print Ad; Black / White
  • Grade: Very Fine +++
  • Dimensions: Approximately 5.75 x 4.25 inches; 15 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)

Period Paper is pleased to present a collection of vintage ads, prints, and articles from The American Review of Reviews during the World War I (WW1) era. To continue browsing this interesting collection, simply click the link provided beneath the condition paragraph. Enjoy!

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