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

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.

Details

Descriptive Terms

advertising
business (commercial function)
hair
trade cards (advertising)

Physical Description

1 trade card ; 5 1/4 x 3 inches

Collection Code

EP001

Collection Name

Ephemera collection

Reference Code

EP001.01.028.01.01.004

Image Dimensions

5 1/4 x 3 (HxW)(inches)

Record Details

Material Type

trade cards (advertising)

Subjects

Hair preparations

Description Level

Item