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Fabulous Baker Boys

Rare antique opposing pair of die cut enamel signs presenting the Baker Boys of Sunlight Soap fame. These signs were produced by the Chromographic Enamel Co of Wolverhampton circa 1905, as detailed in the 1978 book 'Street Jewellery - A History of Enamel Signs' by Christopher Baglee & Andrew Morley (see photos of actual pages). This pair were discovered in Australia and repatriated to the UK some years ago, which may explain the exceptional condition - the right hand sign has minor enamel losses, but neither sign has any folds, and very little signs of rusting.

Sunlight Soap was introduced in 1884 by British company Lever Brothers - it was the first packaged and branded laundry soap.  Famed for their £1000 purity guarantee marketing ploy, the brand is still in use and recognised in countries around the world.

Each sign measures: 32" (81cm) wide x 24" (61cm) tall

Available to view at our showroom in Piddlehinton, Dorset - by appointment only

DELIVERY OF THIS ITEM: Insured courier delivery of this item to a mainland UK address will be £60.

DELIVERY OF MORE THAN ONE ITEM: If you wish to purchase more than one item for delivery, please contact us for a quote at enquiries@home-alchemy.com or call us on 07549 507550 as we will be able to provide a combined price.

DELIVERY OUTSIDE OF MAINLAND UK: If you require delivery outside of mainland UK, please contact us for a quote at enquiries@home-alchemy.com or call us on 07549 507550.

COLLECTION OF THIS ITEM: If you would like to collect this item from us in Dorset, just select the Click and Collect option in the shopping cart.

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