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Traffic Sign

1992.366 (RS21188)

Description

Directional sign in large, narrow horizontal format with raised iron letters. Made of iron, the letters and pointing hand are tacked on. The iron sheet is pierced in four places to clamp for support.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1870-1910
Inscriptions
In iron lettering, in capitals, across the slab is: ROXBURY 9 M .
Associated Building
Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.).
Material
iron (metal)
Object type
Visual Communication T&E
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
Iron
iron (metal)
SIGN, TRAFFIC
traffic signs
Dimensions
4 x 20 x 0.063 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1992.366
Credit Line
Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little
GUSN
11418

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