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Trade Sign

Object Number: 
2002.1.2197
Date: 
1904-1920
Medium: 
Wood,glass
Dimensions: 
24 1/2 x 20 1/4 x 7/8 in.
Description: 
A trade sign reverse painted in green with a central black oval frame bordered in white. Inside the frame, a white horse with a gold rider rears over a golden beer barrel set on a gold and brown stone marked "Strength and Purity". The barrel reads in black "Bernheimer & Schwartz/ Pilsener Brew Co./ 127th to 129th St./ & Amsterdam Ave./ New York", and below the rider, in gold "Ales and Porter". Mounted in a broad brown wood frame. Formerly F-33.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Bella C. Landauer
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group