Featured is a rather interesting tin sign from the Old Crow Sour Mash Whiskey Brand, made by the W.A. Gaines Company. The W. A. Gaines Company started in 1868 in downtown Frankfort, Kentucky and remained in business until the start of prohibition. The use of rats crawling over the sour mash whiskey bottle baffles me,…Details
Featured is a beautiful rolled or curled edge sign from the Paul Jones Whiskey Distillery company which was in Louisville, Kentucky, prior to Prohibition in the late 1800’s and early 1900’s. This tray features a image which was a popular mythological story of the era. Today, the sign would not be considered acceptable in modern society, but today black Americana signs are collectible for many as examples of the progress in thinking which has occurred fortunately. The sign has a small chain link attached to it designed for hanging purposes.