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Collection of Three Roadside Advertising Hand-Painted Signs Ithica Sign Co


Collection of American Folk Art advertising trade signs made by the Ithica Sign Company for "C.E. Mapes Furniture & Undertaking" in Durand Michigan. Three sections mounted on a custom wood display frame. Actual dimensions of each sign is as follows: Chicken sign is 11.75" wide x .75" thick x 37.25" tall. Donkey sign is 9" wide x .75" thick x 47.5" tall. The man with the suitcase sign is 11.75" wide x .75" thick x 39" tall. Please note that dimensions in details below are based on the largest dimension of each sign in order to accommodate shipping quotes. Please email with questions.


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  • Materials and techniques
  • Condition
    Good. Signs are in as found condition. Wear as expected for 100+ year old tin road signs. Please see images for accurate assessment. Wear to paint and some cuts and breaks in tin. Signs are still very sturdy and sound. .
  • Wear
    Wear consistent with age and use. Minor losses. Minor structural damages.
  • Dimensions

    H 47.5 in. x W 11.75 in. x D .75 in.

    H 120.65 cm x W 29.85 cm x D 1.91 cm

  • Seller location
    Santa Monica, CA
  • Sold As
    Set of 3
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