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Barthelmes Shop Sign

Barthelmes Shop Sign

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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
place made
United States
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
ID Number
ME.388196
accession number
182022
catalog number
388196
Credit Line
Gift of Dr. and Mrs. Arthur M. Greenwood
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Work
Advertising
American Enterprise
Exhibition
American Enterprise
Exhibition Location
National Museum of American History
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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