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Object ID 001893

Object Name Brothers Traditional Attire sign

Object Desc Framed paper sign with graphic of two men by light post at top for Brothers Traditional Attire. Red with black text.

Collection General Collection

Accession # CMY002047

Alternate ID

General Category History

Category Advertising/Promo


Source Category Found In Collection

Accession Date JAN 1,1991


Location Room 7, Shelf 9

Object Date

Start Year Range

End Year Range 1963

Status On-Site Collection Storage

Object Keywords signs,advertising,Brothers Traditional Attire,clothing,bags,

Title Brothers Traditional Attire sign

Description Framed sign with glass covering and cardboard backing. Sign appears to be red paper bag with black text. At top is graphic of two men in suits with hats next to lamp post. Below center is text "Brothers / Traditional Attire". At left corner is text "For Ladies, Men & Boys / 1931 Hollywood Blvd. / Hollywood, Fla.". At lower right corner is text, "For Men & Boys / 9538 Harding Avenue/ Surfside, Fla." Cardboard on back is attached with duct tape.


Approx Collection Date

Height 15.75

Length 0

Width 12.25

Depth 0.5

Diameter 0

Circumference 0

Weight 0

Unit of Measure Inches/ounces

Dimension Details

Quantity 0



Site Details

Place of Origin

Maker Brothers Traditional Attire

Maker Details

Maker Mark


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Image Caption CMY2047



Date APR 3,2014

Summary fair

Assessor BN

Notes Frame is not original and not archival. The paper bag has two stains at lower edge to left of center about 2" long. At top edge there are creases with a significant crease to right of center running vertically. Crease just below "Brothers" running horizontally. At top about 4.5" from top edge there is another horizontal crease. Along top edge of paper sign there appears to be black electrical tape possibly afixed to paper. On exterior, frame has surface scratches. Dirty and dust accretions. On back, cardboard is pressed inward and loose on edges.


Date APR 17,2014

Summary Location change

Notes Location changed to Room 7, Shelf 9 from Room 7, Shelf 10 - automatic entry by admin