1940s American Carnival Midway "Roller Racer" Sign

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1950s carnival midway hand-painted roller racer sign. Holes were most likely for light bulbs. This sign no longer has any electrical attached. Solid iron frame on the back. Original paint surface and hand lettering. Most likely painted by a carney for a traveling carnival.
Details
In the Style Of
Folk Art
Place of Origin
United States
Date of Manufacture
1940s-1950s
Period
1950-1959
Materials and Techniques
Hand-Painted   Composition
Iron
Condition
Good. Please see images. Sign is as expected for something moved around in a traveling carnival. Sign has some holes and paint loss..
Wear
Wear consistent with age and use. Minor losses. Minor structural damages. Minor fading.
Dimensions
26 in. H x 48 in. W x 2 in. D
66 cm H x 122 cm W x 5 cm D
Dealer Location
Santa Monica, CA
Number of Items
1
Reference Number
LU87346859923
Contact The Seller
1stdibs seller since 2009
Located in Santa Monica, CA

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