This antique stereoview is titled "Roses and Lilies of the Valley.". Published by William H. Rau of Philadelphia.
William H. Rau was a Philadelphia stereo card publisher and photographer from a family of notable photographers. He published cards under the name "Universal View Co." during this period.
Stereoviews were once produced in large quantities, a form of 3D entertainment and a way for people to see exotic or interesting locales far from home using a stereoscopic viewer - like the stereoscope. They are two nearly identical views photographed from a single stereoscope camera with two lens.
CONDITION: Good. There is a scratch over one side, and the card has some chipping and bumping as well as soiling.
SIZE: 7 inches x 3 1/2 inches.
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