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Tavern Sign

Description

Large round ball painted gold; iron staples for hanging.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1860-1880
Inscriptions
In capitals with black paint around the widest part of the sphere is: N.D. RICE'S INN .
Associated Building
Subject N.D. Rice's Inn. Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.).
Material
iron (metal)
oil paint (paint)
wood (plant material)
Object type
Advertising Medium
Places
Maine (United States)
Descriptive terms
Iron
iron (metal)
Oil Paint
oil paint (paint)
shop signs
Sign, Trade
signs (declatory or advertising artifacts)
Wood
wood (plant material)
People and organizations
N.D. Rice's Inn
Dimensions
19 1/2 (H), 14 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1991.1675
Credit Line
Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little
GUSN
11328

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