This large authentic Reverse Painted Glass Sign from the late 19th Century reads General and Fancy Drapery, with spectacular gold leaf lettering against a black background. This fabulous piece of vintage advertising is circa 1890 and appears to be part of a larger antique sign from an old Mercantile Store. Framed in wood this piece would be great for a Fabric or Drapery Showroom. Please visit our other inventory for more vintage and antique signs and letters.
PERIOD: Late 19th Century
COUNTRY OF ORIGIN: United States
MATERIALS: Reverse painted glass, gold leaf and wood frame.
HEIGHT: 17 in. (43 cm)
WIDTH: 73 in. (185 cm)
DEPTH: 1 in. (3 cm)
CONDITION: Very nice condition with minor wear consistent with age and use. Some losses to the paint and gilding as seen in photos.