The Poison Pen

So Near And Yet So Far: Enamel Sign Exhibition

Posted in Days Out by thepoisonpen on March 14, 2011

Recently I went to Shildon’s Railway museum to see the old Victorian sign exhibition, the only one of it’s kind. It was amazing to see these up close and the detail that went into each one by hand. As well as some interesting and questionable advertising from the cigarette companies! Smoking to cure sore throats…

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  1. mat said, on October 31, 2011 at 9:11 pm

    loved this post. the chocolate one is horrible looking!

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