For the Decorative, Rare & Unusual. Those who find beautiful meanings in beautiful things are the cultivated. For these there is hope. A Very Rare Early 20thC Enamel Railway Station Sign; Please Leave This Lavatory As You Would Wish to Find It.
Origin: English Period: Early 20thC Provenance: Unknown Date: c. 1915-25 Width: 6.5 Height: 3.5. The ellipse shaped painted enamel railways sign, in peacock blue lettering to an ivory ground reading Please Leave This Lavatory As You Would Wish to Find It in capital lettering, and surviving from the first quarter of twentieth century England. In good overall order, the sign has some restoration to the edges as photographed.
The two original holes remain for door or wall mounting. This sign would have been mounted to the toilet door in a station and we cannot find another comparable example on or offline.There have been countless reproductions of this kind of sign throughout the 21st century. An extremely rare original sign that raises a smile and one that can still be used to good effect today. All pieces listed by Doe & Hope are of the finest quality. However, any imperfection, which is deemed to be more than just natural ageing, will be duly described above.
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Between them, members cover virtually every discipline from antiquities to contemporary fine art. We comprehensively insure all items until the item is received or signed for. All items can also be collected from us by request.Cheque - Made payable to Doe and Hope. Post to: Doe & Hope. The Onion Barn, 15 High Street, Blunham, Bedfordshire, MK44 3NL. Cash - We are happy to accept cash if you decide you wish to collect from us. For more information about us and the way we do things visit our'About Us' Page. Well, hurrah, with highly polished brass knobs on! The item "Antique Very Rare Early 20thC Enamel Railway Station Lavatory Sign c. 1915-25" is in sale since Wednesday, April 7, 2021. This item is in the category "Collectables\Transportation Collectables\Railwayana\Hardware Railwayana\Plates/ Signs". The seller is "doeandhopeantiques" and is located in Bedford. This item can be shipped to United Kingdom, Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Croatia, Cyprus, Czech republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Ireland, Italy, Latvia, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, Netherlands, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, Australia, United States, Bahrain, Canada, Japan, New Zealand, China, Israel, Hong Kong, Norway, Indonesia, Malaysia, Mexico, Singapore, South Korea, Switzerland, Taiwan, Thailand, Bangladesh, Bermuda, Bolivia, Barbados, Brunei darussalam, Cayman islands, Egypt, Guernsey, Gibraltar, Guadeloupe, French guiana, Iceland, Jersey, Jordan, Cambodia, Liechtenstein, Sri lanka, Macao, Monaco, Maldives, Martinique, Nicaragua, Oman, Pakistan, Paraguay, Reunion, Saudi arabia, South africa, United arab emirates, Ukraine, Bahamas, Colombia, Jamaica, Kuwait, Panama, Qatar, Uruguay.