Trade sign

Object Number: 
2002.1.3280
Date: 
1890-1925
Medium: 
Metal
Dimensions: 
4 1/8 x 2 3/4 in.
Description: 
A silvery gold colored tin plate printed in black with a diagonal cross-hatch pattern around the words "Decorated Tin Plates/ Protected By Letters Patent/ For Packages, Show Cards Etc./ Manufactured by/ The Tin Plate Decorating Co./ 72 John Street New York/ These Plates Can Be Supplied Of Any Required Design/ Or Color, And Can Be Worked In The Same Manner As/ Ordinary Tin Plate, Without Injury To The Surface".
Credit Line: 
Gift of Bella C. Landauer
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group