1889 Lion Toilet Paper - 1,000 sheets perforated - 4 1/2" X 5 5/8"
An antiques picker posted these pictures on ebay July 30, 2012
He wrote: "Holy crap! I just never know what I'm going to find next on my weekend picking excursions. This must be the holy grail of antique toilet paper. This roll comes from a hoarder's estate where it sat for decades in their dry heated storage area. I've never seen anything like it. I believe that the last one that showed up anywhere was on ebay in 2007."
This is a rare vintage roll of medicated toilet paper. This roll of toilet paper has dates ranging from 1871-1884.
It is in an unopened cardboard container with a foil type paper which has the printing and graphics on. The printing tells of the prevention and cure for hemorrhoids with the use of this item. It was produced by the Albany Perforated Wrapping Paper Co. and originally sold for fifty cents
Rare Early roll of household TOILET PAPER in a fancy decorative wrapper. "BEAU MONDE" Quality Tissue, 1000 sheets 4 1/2 x 5 in. (Regular size) The wrapper is faded but shows two beautiful ladies and a gentleman in pink, white and yellow
You know, there's no law that says that toilet paper should be on a round roll. You can just imagine the excitement when Morgan Paper came up with this innovation.
Extremely rare patented June 6, 1893 Springfield Oval Toilet Paper, manufactured by Morgan Paper Company Div., United States Envelope Co., Lititz, Pa. Never used with original label, graphic of how it was to be put onto the metal wall hanger.