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Advertising store sign

1995.217 (RS31594)

Description

Enameled metal sign with Jersey Belle logo. Sign has a color image of the head and shoulders of a cow in a field surrounded by circular red border with white inscription. The letter outlines are slightly embossed. There are twelve holes with metal rings for hanging around the outer edge. The image is reproduced in two halves, there is a horizontal line across the center.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1930-1940
Inscriptions
"H.P. Hood & Sons/ Milk" (White letters on red ground)
Location of origin
United States
Material
embossing
enameling
metal
Object type
Advertising Medium
Descriptive terms
Cow
cows
Embossed
embossing
Enameled
enameling
figure- and animal-derived motifs
metal
promotional materials
Sign, Trade
signs (declatory or advertising artifacts)
Dimensions
28 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1995.217
Credit Line
Gift of Elizabeth McAfoose
GUSN
10059

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