Trade sign

Trade sign
Title
Trade sign
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.
Credit Line 
Gift of Miss Lena Cadwalader Evans
Object Number 
1937.64
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.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group