Large Enamelled 18 1/4 inch Liberty Bell "Public Telephone" Metal Sign.
Hung at a 90 degree angle from exterior walls to show which Public Buildings, Hotels, Bar Rooms,General Stores which had the newfangled telephones.
Original Factory Die Stamped "KS-16597 L-2"
Large sign Measures a maximum spread of 20 inches from the wall to the outer edge of sign. Round diameter is 18 1/4 inches. Sturdy Steel is 3/16 inch thick. Smaller versions are only half this size, presumably interior signage.
Weighs 2 Pounds 6.8 Ounces.
Condition : Fine Condition, Polished & Waxed. Complete perimeter with normal scuffs,scratches and some old building over-paint on mounting edges. Like most outside signs, the right side has weathered better than the left side. Both are quite presentable.
Original Antique Americana, Period Lighting, Clocks, U.S. Militaria, and Original Photos.