Dimensions:W: 167cm (65.7")H: 30cm (11.8")D: 2cm (0.8")
A beautiful large original antique advertising sign for 'Hovis Bread'.
A wonderful & exceptionally original sign, pressed brass lettering in its original painted finish, supported by its original iron strap-work to the rear.
These signs would hang outside independent bakeries assigned with making the Hovis loaves using Hovis flour supplied by the company.
The Hovis brand was launched in Macclesfield, Cheshire in 1886 & quickly became the largest supplier of bread in Great Britain.
Early 20th century.
Wear commensurate with age, in good, untouched original condition. Unrestored.
Measurements above are overall dimensions including the bracket.
Collection in person preferred though UK courier service a possible, please enquire for details (will have to be sent via private courier or Parcelforce 'Large' due to length).
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