Antique 1800's Victorian Trade Card 'Solar Tip Shoes' Lithograph – Advertising / Ephemera

COLLECTOR'S fabulous 1800's antique Victorian advertising trade card – John Mundell & Co.- Solar Tip Shoes- The Best Sole Leather Tip Made.

Front has a MAGNIFICENT lithograph color illustration of children at play. Photo does not fully capture hues; wait until you see up close!

Card Front:

Solar Tip Shoes – Manufactured Only By John Mundell & Co., Philadelphia

Card Back:

Keep the Head Cool and the Feet Warm. - Straight Tip is the Solar Tip.- The Child is Father to the Man.- See That He has a Sure Footing.

No date printed, circa 1800's. Trade card measures 3" H x 5" W. Very good condition for age.

Front bright/clean-some light shelfwear-little chipping 1 spot-light foxing-light creasing corner. Back bright-some shelfwear-some foxing.

Do not pass up this RARE gem; very nice condition for over 100 years old!!

Item ID: C154

$7 USD

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