c1870s Women's Hair Dye Patent Medicine Vintage Victorian Advertising Trade Card - Hall's Vegetable Sicilian Hair Renewer - image 1 of 1

Early 1870s rare Victorian advertising trade card for Hall's Vegetable Sicilian Hair Renewer - an early women's hair dye. Reuben P. Hall was in the Patent Medicine business in Nashua, New Hampshire, and he marketed his Hair Renewer at least as early as 1864. Hall claimed to have been given the formula by a destitute Italian sailor -hence the name Hall's Vegetable Sicilian Hair Renewer.

The words "VEGETABLE HAIR" and "HALL'S VEGETABLE SICILIAN" were registered as trademarks of R.P. Hall & Co. in 1876, so this card appears to pre-date the trademark registration. This is a relatively rare card that is listed on popular trade card site as a good example of Hall's Hair Renewer's advertising.

This small 2-1/2" x 2" trade card is printed with three-color lithography on thin paper card stock. The back is blank.

PHOTO NOTE: The scanning process distorts the clarity of the image and the intensity of the colors. The muted "grainy" look is exaggerated. The colors are actually more vivid and the clarity much greater when viewed in person. Minor soiling, small blemishes and slight defects are exaggerated by the scanning process, and are usually much less noticeable when viewed in person.

CONDITION NOTE: Condition is excellent. The images are in excellent condition, with some light soiling, but no creases or tears. Edges appear either badly cut by the lithographer, or later trimmed.


OFFERS Always Considered! Plus Savings on COMBINED Shipping of two or more items!!
ITEM ID
25-0429V
ITEM TYPE
Vintage

If you are the pending buyer of this item, go to My Account to view, track and pay for this item.


Connecticut Yankee Antiques and Collectibles

c1870s Women's Hair Dye Patent Medicine Vintage Victorian Advertising Trade Card - Hall's Vegetable Sicilian Hair Renewer

$45 SALE PENDING

This item is Sale Pending so cannot be purchased at this time.
Email Shop Owner

    ANTIQUE SHAKER Items-Period New England Furniture-Vintage Toys, Advertising & Victorian Trade Cards
    Spring CYBER SALE - Offers Considered on ALL Items - Save $$ with COMBINED Shipping & MULTIPLE Purchases!

    Platinum

    since 2003



    Connecticut Yankee Antiques and Collectibles


    Kris Armour
    Phone Email Shop Owner
    Groton , CT This Shop is rated Platinum - 1,000 or more sales Platinum Ruby Lane Exclusive since 2003