{"id":4429109297254,"title":"Antique Gilbertson \u0026 Page dog food store sign - English advertising","handle":"antique-gilbertson-page-dog-food-store-sign-english-advertising","description":"\u003cp\u003eThis is a RARE FIND indeed!\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003eThis sign is from Victorian England (early 1900s).  It is crafted from an old gate that dates back before then. The gate itself is made out of heavy wood and forged iron hardware. The sign advertises Gilbertson \u0026amp; Page dog food (see below). The image is printed on heavy pressed paper. The printer's name is visible in the bottom corner - W.S. COWELL LTD. IPSWICH. (see below)\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003eThis sign would have originally hung from an iron sign post\/bracket outside a shop or the manufacturer's headquarters. 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The gate itself is made out of heavy wood and forged iron hardware. The sign advertises Gilbertson \u0026amp; Page dog food (see below). The image is printed on heavy pressed paper. The printer's name is visible in the bottom corner - W.S. COWELL LTD. IPSWICH. (see below)\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003eThis sign would have originally hung from an iron sign post\/bracket outside a shop or the manufacturer's headquarters. We have several of these brackets in stock that are from the same time period - just ask.\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003eThis stunning piece of advertising was imported to the United States from England over 30 years ago by an antique collector. \u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cstrong\u003eCONDITION\u003c\/strong\u003e: The gate is in incredible shape considering the age of the wood and iron. There are a few visible blemishes included a sliver of wood missing from the front. This looks like it happened long ago and so the patina and look of the piece is not affected. Other small blemishes are visible in the photos. There are no signs of repair or refurbishment.\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003eThe printed advertising is constructed of pressed (heavy duty) paper and it shows signs of age. There is a large tear in the top of the sign and a corner is missing from the top right. Other blemishes are visible in the photos. \u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e*\u003cstrong\u003e\u003cem\u003eThis is being sold in 'as is' condition. \u003c\/em\u003e\u003c\/strong\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cstrong\u003eDIMENSIONS\u003c\/strong\u003e: The sign is 37 1\/2\" W (gate hinge to hinge) x 42 3\/4\" T (gate top to bottom). Including hanging gear, the sign is 45 1\/2\" T. The printed portion of the sign is 23\" W x 18\" T.\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cstrong\u003eABOUT GILBERTSON \u0026amp; PAGE\u003c\/strong\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003eGilbertson \u0026amp; Page Ltd, a family company based in rural Hertfordshire, England. They have been manufacturing dog food since 1873. They have an established reputation for producing quality dog foods and they are a market leader in dog food in England.\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003eThroughout the development \u0026amp; growth of the company over 140 years it has maintained the core principles of quality \u0026amp; value. Gilbertson \u0026amp; Page was awarded the Royal Warrant in 1884, an honour that has been held ever since. \u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cstrong\u003eABOUT W.S. COWELL LTD IPSWICH\u003c\/strong\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cstrong\u003eW.\u003c\/strong\u003e\u003cb\u003eS. Cowell Ltd.\u003c\/b\u003e\u003cspan\u003e was a printing company which existed in \u003c\/span\u003eIpswich, England\u003cspan\u003e. The business had been founded in 1818 by A.K. Cowell, an Ipswich corn merchant who set up his second son, Samuel Harrison Cowell in business as a printer.  \u003c\/span\u003eHis son, Walter Samuel Cowell took over the firm in the 1800s. Following incorporation (in 1900), the business grew under its original name until 1988 when\u003cspan\u003e the company merged with San Serif Ltd.\u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e"}

Antique Gilbertson & Page dog food store sign - English advertising

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This is a RARE FIND indeed!

This sign is from Victorian England (early 1900s).  It is crafted from an old gate that dates back before then. The gate itself is made out of heavy wood and forged iron hardware. The sign advertises Gilbertson & Page dog food (see below). The image is printed on heavy pressed paper. The printer's name is visible in the bottom corner - W.S. COWELL LTD. IPSWICH. (see below)

This sign would have originally hung from an iron sign post/bracket outside a shop or the manufacturer's headquarters. We have several of these brackets in stock that are from the same time period - just ask.

This stunning piece of advertising was imported to the United States from England over 30 years ago by an antique collector. 

CONDITION: The gate is in incredible shape considering the age of the wood and iron. There are a few visible blemishes included a sliver of wood missing from the front. This looks like it happened long ago and so the patina and look of the piece is not affected. Other small blemishes are visible in the photos. There are no signs of repair or refurbishment.

The printed advertising is constructed of pressed (heavy duty) paper and it shows signs of age. There is a large tear in the top of the sign and a corner is missing from the top right. Other blemishes are visible in the photos. 

*This is being sold in 'as is' condition. 

DIMENSIONS: The sign is 37 1/2" W (gate hinge to hinge) x 42 3/4" T (gate top to bottom). Including hanging gear, the sign is 45 1/2" T. The printed portion of the sign is 23" W x 18" T.

ABOUT GILBERTSON & PAGE

Gilbertson & Page Ltd, a family company based in rural Hertfordshire, England. They have been manufacturing dog food since 1873. They have an established reputation for producing quality dog foods and they are a market leader in dog food in England.

Throughout the development & growth of the company over 140 years it has maintained the core principles of quality & value. Gilbertson & Page was awarded the Royal Warrant in 1884, an honour that has been held ever since. 

ABOUT W.S. COWELL LTD IPSWICH

W.S. Cowell Ltd. was a printing company which existed in Ipswich, England. The business had been founded in 1818 by A.K. Cowell, an Ipswich corn merchant who set up his second son, Samuel Harrison Cowell in business as a printer.  His son, Walter Samuel Cowell took over the firm in the 1800s. Following incorporation (in 1900), the business grew under its original name until 1988 when the company merged with San Serif Ltd.