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Vintage Framed Subway Sign


A segment of a vintage New York destination sign in black canvas with white text, circa 1950. Originally used on a subway (or bus) window sign on a roller mechanism. Newly mounted on an off-white linen matte, pleixglass and black wood frame. Dimensions: Frame: 28" L x 21" W x 1.25" D Sign: 19.25" L x 14.24" H.


  • Materials and techniques
  • Condition
    Excellent. Minimal age wear to sign and frame..
  • Wear
    Wear consistent with age and use. Minor losses.
  • Dimensions

    H 28 in. x W 21 in. x D 1.25 in.

    H 71.12 cm x W 53.34 cm x D 3.18 cm

  • Seller location
    New York, NY
  • Item location

    1stdibs Gallery at 200 LEX

    200 Lexington Avenue

    New York, NY 10016

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