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Trade Sign

Object Number: 
2002.1.2177
Date: 
1880-1910
Medium: 
Wood
Dimensions: 
19 3/4 x 54 3/4 x 1 1/2 in.
Description: 
A sign painted on wood in a black wood frame. At the top, an eagle stands on a red, white and blue shield with a banner in its beak that reads, in red, "E. Dikeman", above the words, in many colored paints, "Dealers in Drugs, Medicines/ & Chemicals/ Perfumery & Fancy/ Toilet Articles/ Burning Oil/ Camphene/ Trusses and Shoulder-Braces/ Kerosene Oil/ Carbon Oil". Formerly F-13.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Bella C. Landauer
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group