What It’s Worth? Vintage Optical Signs

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See any of those old-vintage optical signs around? It just might behoove you to keep them around or even re-use as eye-catching decor! From $200- $11,000 these old vintage optometry and optician signs are fetching some cash. Our top 19 vintage optical signs picks.

Astoria, NY- Early 1900’s. Image-www.collectorsquest.com

This Folk Art Optometrist Sign is for sale at RubyLane

Pair of 19th Century San Francisco Optician Trade Signs from Giannetti Home $2,100.00; Image:fineestateliquidation.com
Antique Optician Trade Sign 1880′s Sold at Auction by Pook and Pook for $585.00
Optician Trade Sign Milk Glass Globe sold by Dan Morphy Auctions for $877.00
Antique Optometrist Trade Sign sold by Pook and Pook
for $2,300.00
Antique Optician Trade Sign sold by Eldreds Auction for $1,610.00
Optician Trade Sign Milk Glass sold by Julia Auctions for $540.00
Antique Iron Opticians Shop Sign sold by Christie’s for £1,063
Antique Optometrist Trade Sign sold by Eldreds for $431.00
New York. Sold for $1,091.66 on eBay.

From Anonymous Works 

$8,500.00 at Garth’s; anonymousworks.blogspot.com

This gets top billing; Circa 1910. From Collectors Quest 

$11,500 ; www.collectorsquest.com

This vintage sign bidding is starting out at $200. From Live Auctioneers. 

Polychrome-painted Cast Iron and Sheet Metal Optometrist’s Double-sided Hanging Trade Sign,

This sign also sold- but I didn’t log in to find out how much from worthpoint

circa-1920 Picksville, N.Y., optometrist trade sign, cast zinc and in excellent condition.- /www.antiquetrader.com
www.obsoleteinc.com- Sold out

This sign is still available from Accidental Mysteries

Circa 1860 highly unusual diminutive cast iron optometrist trade sign in original and as found cobalt and red glass, surface, paint and condition.


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