Barthelmes Shop Sign

Description
This is a one-sided shop sign made of painted wood and designed to look like a pocket watch. Barthelmes Watchmakers were active during the mid-19th century in Marlborough, Massachusetts.
Object Name
shop sign
date made
mid 19th century
Physical Description
iron (overall material)
paint (overall material)
wood (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 29 in x 21 in x 3 1/4 in; 73.66 cm x 53.34 cm x 8.255 cm
place made
United States
ID Number
ME*388196
accession number
182022
catalog number
388196
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Work and Industry: Mechanisms
Work
Advertising
American Enterprise
Exhibition
American Enterprise
Exhibition Location
National Museum of American History
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center

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