Historical 1920s-30s Vintage 'Open' Sign from Union Oyster House in Boston, Massachusetts
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Historical 1920s-30s Vintage 'Open' Sign from Union Oyster House in Boston, Massachusetts

Code: advf10000


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Product Description

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ARTIFACT: This is a fabulous 1920s-1930s open sign for Bostonís Union Oyster House, the cityís oldest restaurant (established 1826), and the oldest continuously operating restaurant in the United States. Union House is now designated a National Historic Landmark, and over its career has housed a RevolutionaryĖera publisher, a sewing circle for at least one future First Lady, an exiled future French king, and was the first spot in the country where a toothpick was used. The etched glass sign is rectangular and hangs from two brackets.

VINTAGE: Circa 1920s-1930s.

SIZE: 17-5/16Ē length and 9-15/16Ē width.

CONSTRUCTION/MATERIALS: Glass, iron hardware.

ATTACHMENT: Two brackets with chain links.

MARKINGS: N/A.

ITEM NOTES: This is from a restaurant collection which we will be listing more of over the next few months. VGBX01 VCJJX9/10 SLDEJX2/15 SLDFJX5/15 SLCHJX4/16 SCHJX7/16

CONDITION: 7+ (Very Fine+): Sign has some small chips out of the top edge and some light abrasions.

GUARANTEE: As with all my items, this piece is guaranteed original.