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Carved Trade Sign

1991.1059 (RS21582)

Description

Two-piece, large scale wooden hand razor; joined at the end of each wooden form by a screw.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1875-1910
Associated Building
Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.).
Material
oil paint (paint)
staining
walnut (wood)
wood (plant material)
Object type
Advertising Medium
Descriptive terms
Oil Paint
Possibly oil paint (paint)
Possibly walnut (wood)
shop signs
Sign, Trade
Stained
staining
Tulip Poplar
Walnut
Wood
wood (plant material)
Dimensions
40 1/4 x 4 5/8 x 1 3/4 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1991.1059
Credit Line
Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little
GUSN
3275

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