Original antique advertising trade card for J & P Coats Spool Cotton. This is one of the Military Uniform series cards.
This card shows the uniform of the Army of the United States, 1833 - 1850.
Marked in the bottom front lower right corner: Copyright 1895, by Brig. Gen'l S. B. Holabird, QR Master Gen'l U.S.A.
Back is marked at the bottom center: G. H. Buek Co. Lith. N.Y.
Card measures 4 3/16 inches wide x 4 13/16 inches tall.
Beautiful vivid colors!
Condition is very good with light wear to the edges and corners. There is light crease to the upper right corner and a horizontal crease about a third of a way down on the left edge.
Price reflects condition.
Original Antique Victorian Advertising Trade card for Mokaska New Blend Coffee.
Front shows a Victorian lady in a long Blue and White Dress, and feather hat. She is using a walking stick and carrying a coat. House is visible on hill in the background.
Reads: Mokaska New Blend Coffee. Mokaska Coffee Co. St. Joseph, Missouri.
Card measures 4.75 inches x 4 inches. Condition is very good with very light corner wear and some foxing and soiling on the back.
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