Optometrist - Spectacles Shop
Photograph - Digital Art
At a time when many people couldn't read, shopkeepers and tradespeople used pictures and symbols to identify their businesses. In this image, the pharmacy has a sign in the shape of spectacles to show that they also fitted and sold eyeglasses.
September 21st, 2012
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