Trade sign

Object Number: 
1937.64
Date: 
1850-1870
Medium: 
Iron, paint, gilding
Dimensions: 
Overall: 3 1/8 x 13 7/8 x 1/8 in. ( 7.9 x 35.2 x 0.3 cm )
Description: 
Rectangular sheet iron sign painted black with gilded lettering and border.
Gallery Label: 
According to accession records, this sign was from Israel Corse Jr.'s tannery at 89 Gold Street, which he occupied between 1856 and 1876.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Miss Lena Cadwalader Evans
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group