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Advertising store sign

Description

Enameled sign, embossed with a metal cow logo (cow's head outlined in red in a white circle above a large red oval with "Hood" in white; sloped gold edge and pale yellow outer border); five screws attach plaque to shaped plywood backing with central rectangular block nailed on; edges painted black

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1951-1971
Inscriptions
Printed on bottom centre: M-H Co. Phila. AFL 544
Material
embossing
enameling
metal
painting (coating)
plywood
Object type
Advertising Medium
Places
Pennsylvania (United States)
Descriptive terms
Cow
cows
Embossed
embossing
Enameled
enameling
figure- and animal-derived motifs
metal
Painted
painting (coating)
plywood
Plywood
promotional materials
Sign, Trade
signs (declatory or advertising artifacts)
Unidentified Metal
Dimensions
18 x 21 1/2 x 1 1/8 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1995.215
Credit Line
Gift of Elizabeth McAfoose
GUSN
10054

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