Small Original Shaped Metal Shop Sign from France with painting of a Cured Ham and lettering beneath 'Jambon par Portion' (Ham by the Slice).
A charming relic from an old-time 'Charcuterie' (cured meats shop), this French cured ham, depicted with its knife handle showing and often called 'Jambon de Bayonne' ,is a bit less well-known than Italian 'Prosciutto' or Spanish 'Pata Negra'.
Circa 1910-1930 Measures 17 inches long x 12 high.
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