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Sign for Rose's Inn, c. 1813 love the masonic emblem
'A bird in the hand is worth two in the bush' trade sign
colonial Tavern Signs | 450 (wrought iron hardware included)
I love this antique sign. Note the Masonic symbol at the bottom. This holds special meaning for me because my late father was a Mason.
Early Tavern Folk Art Sign.
Trade and Tavern Signs - from colonialamericans...
OLD WEATHERED WOOD BOOT SIGN ****
isn't this an amazing reproduction...
Sign painting, everyone I see is my new favorite.
so they spelled your name wrong but i'm still getting it for you Melanie Simms
Tavern sign. Interesting article. I want one. CW
Heidi Howard - Historic Trade & Tavern Signs
reproduction idea.... Chadwick Inn Tavern Sign
Carved and Painted "Raven & Ring" Tavern Sign, 20th century, fully carved raven and ring motifs, with incised lettering on the shaped double-sided sign, old paint and gilding, on a wood post mounted, 47.5 H. x 32.5 W.
GREAT BLOG. American Folk Art @ Cooperstown: Taverns Signs: When Good Enough is a Masterpiece - more images here...
Old Ragon House sign