EPHEMERA AMERICANA WHIMSICAL ART: 1800's FRAMED ANTIQUE VICTORIAN ADVERTISING TRADE CARD: MILK-MAID BRAND SOLDIER TOT (DFPO1P) CUTE BABY BOY DESIGNER COLLECTOR COLLECTIBLE WALL DÉCOR UNIQUE
1880 RARE, AUTHENTIC, ORIGINAL ANTIQUE VICTORIAN AD EPHEMERA TRADE CARD: ADORABLE BABY WARRIOR WITH SWORD, MILK-MAID BRAND. GREAT CONDITION, OVER 100 YEARS OLD.
This antique Victorian Era authentic highly collectible Trade Card that has been professionally double-matted with acid free mats and framed with glass. Finished in frame size is 8.5" x 6.5". This item can be seen on the first 9 photos, photos 10-14 show other professionally framed trade cards available in our site.
READY TO HANG ON THE WALL.
GREAT FOR BABY ROOM
Anglo-Swiss condensed Milk Company
Established in 1866.
Working capital 7 millions of Francs
Vallet, Minot & Co
5, rue Beranger, Paris.
The Anglo-Swiss company, located in Cham, Switzerland, had 6 factories in operation.
The card was printed in Paris.
The caption (in French) reads:
“VOLONTAIRE DE MOINS D’UN AN”
“VOLUNTEER UNDER 1 YEAR OLD”
ADORABLE BABY WARRIOR WITH SWORD
This Victorian Trade Card was distributed to loyal customers, providing attractive and lasting advertising. Trade cards were often collected by both adults and children.
This Trade Card explains that Milk-Maid Brand of condensed milk is “becoming favorably known in America.”
The back of the card advertises the company which sold this product at the end of the 19th century. These cards are getting harder and harder to find today.
These cards mark the first time in American history affordable color printing was possible
This card is in very good condition for its age
It is an original!
Makes a great gift for collectors of rare 1800's memorabilia.
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