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Sign/ periodical

Sign/ periodical
Sign/ periodical
Title
Sign/ periodical
Date 
1950-1960
Medium 
Wood, plastic
Dimensions 
2 3/4 x 3 1/4 x 1/8 in.
Description 
A small bright red wood plaque, pierced twice at the top and strung with black plastic lanyard for hanging. It is printed on the front in black and white "Time/ Out/ Do Not Disturb"; and on the reverse in white "To Help You/ Catch Up/ On Your Day's Work/ Or On The Week's News."
Credit Line 
Gift of Bella C. Landauer
Object Number 
2002.1.3274
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group