Trade Sign

Object Number: 
2002.1.2186
Date: 
1880-1920
Medium: 
Metal
Dimensions: 
16 3/4 x 22 3/4 x 1/8 in.
Description: 
A chromolithographed tin sign advertising shoes. It shows a scene of girls sledding near a brick mill house with a water wheel above a scene of boys playing ball in the summer in front of a horse drawn salesman's wagon. Separating the scenes are the words "Cable Screw Wire/ Boots & Shoes" with a small picture of a black shoe and at the bottom "Will Not Rip Nor Leak". Formerly F-47.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Bella C. Landauer
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group