1950's Original Old Advertising Soap Makers To The Queen Royal Crest Warrant Enamel Wall Plaque Sign



2020-04-08 16:50:19

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  • 1 Vintage Small Original 1950's Mid 20th Century Very Rare Advertising Soap Makers To The Queen Royal Crest Warrant Enamel Wall Plaque Sign. 
  • Depicting the Royal warrant image of a Lion & Horse with Royal motto. 
  • With the French inscription DIEU ET MON DROIT meaning "God and my right", this is the motto of the Monarch of the United Kingdom outside Scotland. 
  • It appears on a scroll beneath the shield of the version of the coat of arms of the United Kingdom. 
  • The motto is said to have first been used by Richard I (1157–1199), as a battle cry and presumed to be a reference to his French ancestry (indeed he spoke French and Occitan but knew only basic English)  and the concept of the divine right of the Monarch to govern. 
  • It was adopted as the royal motto of England by King Henry V (1386–1422) with the phrase "and my right" referring to his claim by descent to the French crown. 
  • It is used to imply that the monarch of a nation has a God-given divine right to rule. 
  • Royal warrants have been issued for centuries to tradespeople who supply goods or services to a royal court or certain royal personages. 
  • The royal warrant enables the supplier to advertise the fact that they supply to the issuer of the royal warrant, thus lending prestige to the supplier.
  • Royal families of the United Kingdom, the Netherlands, Belgium, Luxembourg, Monaco, Denmark, Sweden, and Japan among others,  allow tradesmen to advertise royal patronage. 
  • Made from Vitreous enamel on metal. 
  • Yellow & black in colour. 
  • Highly sought after by collectors. 
  • Superb for a TV Film studio, theatre, stage, advert props shop.   For use indoors or outdoors.  
  • It has 3 holes for you to screw onto your wall. 
  • No screws are included.  
  • Circa mid 20th century, 1950's.   
  • Condition report. 
  • Offered in fine old charming used well worn condition.   
  • Having various noticeable wear, rust, scratches, scuffs, stains commensurate with usage & age. 
  • Also it has lost some of its enamel & been touched in with paint in places.  
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**Dimensions in inches & centimetres are approximate** 
7.95" High (20.2cm)  
7" Width of base (18cm)                                                                                                  
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