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Trade Sign

Trade Sign
Title
Trade Sign
Date 
1880-1900
Medium 
Wood, metal, glass
Dimensions 
36 x 45 x 2 in.
Description 
A sign reverse painted on glass. Very dark red with a gold border and in gold with black borders "American Institute of Art" with the word "Institute" inset with a mother of pearl mosaic. Formerly F-4.
Credit Line 
Gift of Bella C. Landauer
Object Number 
2002.1.2189
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group