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Trade card for Barry's Tricopherous, location unknown, undated

EP001.01.028.01.01.004 (RS112984)

Description

The caption reads "Guaranteed to restore the hair to bald heads and to make it grow thick, long and soft." The card verso describes the product properties and has a testimonial from the editor of "Scientific American." Barry's was established in 1801.

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Details

Collection Name
Ephemera collection
Collection Code
EP001
Physical Description
1 trade card ; 5 1/4 x 3 inches
Dimensions
5 1/4x 3(HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Ephemera
Description Level
Item
GUSN
245382
Reference Code
EP001.01.028.01.01.004

Record details

Descriptive Terms
advertising
business (commercial function)
hair
Material Type
trade cards (advertising)
Subjects
Hair preparations

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