Great Vintage 1950's - 60's Diner Sign for Roast Beef Sammy - Which Looks Like an Alien!
ARTIFACT: Great vintage 1950's – 1960's screen-printed diner sign that reads: "TRY OUR DELICIOUS HOT ROAST BEEF SANDWICH" in white, neon green, and pink detail above a stylized image of a sandwich (which looks like an alien) against a blue background. The reverse shows a maker mark that reads: "REVERE SIGN SERVICE 17 PIERCE STREET REVERE, MASS. 02151 TEL. (617) 284-8728" and the paperboard is maker marked: "CRESCENT QUALITY BOARDS"
VINTAGE: Circa 1950's – 1960's
SIZE: Approximately 11" x 9"
MATERIALS / CONSTRUCTION: Screen-printed paper board, paint
ATTACHMENT: Hole at the top for hanging
MARKINGS: "REVERE SIGN SERVICE 17 PIERCE STREET REVERE, MASS. 02151 TEL. (617) 284-8728", "CRESCENT QUALITY BOARDS"
ITEM NOTES: This is from an advertising collection which we will be listing more of over the next few months. VJM16 LBCX1/17 psBCX1/17
CONDITION: 7- (Very Fine-): The sign shows minor to moderate wear mostly to edges, foam adhesive on front, adhesive residue on front and reverse corners, colors remain bright, overall very fine condition.
GUARANTEE: As with all my artifacts, this piece is guaranteed to be original, as described.