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There were seven phone bidders for this "Glasses Fitted" optician trade sign, a single-sided wood sign with ornate gold-painted lettering on a black smalt (ground glass) background, beneath which hangs a finely crafted painted sheet zinc pair of spectacles, which are double-sided. It is among the finest examples of figural eyeglasses signs. Measuring 24½" x 46½" and in excellent condition, it sold in the salesroom for $12,650 (est. $2500/3500). Bill Powell collection.