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

  • 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
About the Seller

1stdibs seller since 2009

Typical response time: 1 hour

Located in Santa Monica, CA

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