FOR SALE ☞ Antique Advertisement for Optician's Office
DESCRIPTION ☞ This rare advertisement dates to the early 20th century. One side shows an Edwardian lady holding an open birdcage, waiting for her pet bird to fly in. Will she catch the bird? Instructions tell you to focus on the red star and bring the paper to the tip of your nose to find out!
Opposite side of the card shows the business information for Jas. M. Cunningham, Eyesight Specialist, located in Stockport, England. Business address on the card is 83 Princes St. -- According to google maps, the business is still listed there under Cunninghams Opticians.
DIMENSIONS ☞ Paper card advertisement measures 5.25" by 3.5"
CONDITION ☞ Crease down the center and some wear around edges and print. Yellowing due to age. Colors are still clear and bright. Please see photos. Color may differ slightly in real life from how it appears on your screen due to varying monitor settings. Have a question about this item or want to see more photos? Send us a message & we’ll get back to you ASAP!
ABOUT US ☞ Front Street Antiques is located in downtown historic Kaslo, British Columbia, Canada. We are a husband and wife team on the hunt for interesting items that inspire nostalgia and curiosity. As antique enthusiasts, we do our very best to describe any imperfections and quirks, as well as provide a general background on the item; however, we are not yet experts on every item in our store. If you have additional information about an item for us, please send us a message -- we are always grateful to learn more :)
PLEASE NOTE ☞ Item will be carefully packaged up and shipped within 3 business days of sale, often sooner. We combine shipping on multiple items -- please send us a message prior to purchase to give us a heads up & we will be happy to refund the difference upon shipping!
All our listings are considered collectible, retro/vintage (25+ years) or antique (100+ years) and are rarely brand new. The majority of our stock comes from auctions and private collections or estates. Items for sale may display some age related wear and/or minor flaws consistent with the date of manufacture. Photos are included as part of the description. Due to the age and nature of our stock, all items are sold "as is" and final sale unless damaged in transit and covered by insurance.
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