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Painted Traffic Sign

Description

A small, narrow horizontal format sign for stagecoach, with rounded corners, black background and gold letters. It has a gold border around the edge.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1860-1890
Inscriptions
In gold paint, in capital letters, across the board is: TEN CENT STAGE .
Associated Building
Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.).
Material
oil paint (paint)
poplar (wood)
wood (plant material)
Object type
Visual Communication T&E
Descriptive terms
Oil Paint
oil paint (paint)
Possibly poplar (wood)
Sign, Traffic
traffic signs
Tulip Poplar
Wood
wood (plant material)
Dimensions
3 7/8 x 24 x 7/8 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1992.356
Credit Line
Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little
GUSN
11408

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