Compass-form Toolmaker's Trade Sign
- Sold for:
- American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2743T
- Date / Time :
- August 04, 2014 2:00PM
Compass-form Toolmaker's Trade Sign, America, the oversized wood and iron compass with applied green and mustard yellow-painted frame surrounding the painted sheet metal advertisement inscribed "D. BECKER/MAKER OF FINE TOOLS" in mustard-colored lettering on a dark red ground, (alterations), ht. 34, wd. 17 1/2 in.
the lettered trapezoidal-shaped part of this sign is a 20th century addition.
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