Vintage Entryway Sign, Welcome Friends, Folk Art, Wall Hanging, Aluminum Metal, Green & Blue, Home Decor, Heart w Flowers, Slight Distress

$75.00 $93.75

The gorgeous aluminum wall-hanging "Welcome Friends" sign is in great condition. While there are no discernible marks for identification on this beautiful wall-hanging decoration, according to references, this beautiful metal sign was produced in the 1980's by Homco. This is a very unique welcome sign in that it has a country folk-art "heart" center section that is flanked on each side by a banner-style ribbon depicted as gently waving with the wind. Also, the beige to off-white flowers with their burgundy colored stigmas give the impression that they are pushing outward from a hedgerow. All of these aesthetically attractive details work together perfectly to give this gorgeous "Welcome Friends" sign a very warm "at-home" feeling. In addition to its incredibly attractive design, the rich retro color palette hearkens back to the 1980's when socializing was done primarily person to person. Another important point concerning this sign is that it appears to be aluminum instead of steel - it will not rust. The non-magnetic aluminum-colored metal can be seen in the small places where the color has been slightly distressed. Even more, while it is hard to be for certain, the material appears to be consistent with cast aluminum. Therefore, this gorgeous wall-hanging "Welcome Friends" sign would make a perfect heir-loom collectible to pass down to children, grandchildren, nieces, nephews, etc.

Please note that screen resolution and/or original lighting could cause the colors to appear lighter or darker than actual. Also, the Chap-Stick in the photos is not included with this listing as it was used for scale purposes only. In addition, there is a metal wall hanger already installed on the back of this gorgeous "Welcome Friends" sign.

There are no breaks, cracks, bent areas, or repair places on this gorgeous metal wall-hanging "Welcome Friends" sign. There are some vintage wear, age, and rub marks on this wall-hanging "Welcome Friends" sign - mainly in the form of slight distress on the edges and top.

The decorative possibilities for this gorgeous "Welcome Friends" wall-hanging sign are many. The entryway or kitchen would be enhanced by the addition of this slightly distressed retro 1980's "Welcome Friends" wall-hanging decoration. Also, the dining room or bath area would welcome this horizontally-oriented wall-hanging sign for its rich retro color palette and country folk-art charm. In addition, the growing folk-art collection would increase in value and interest upon the arrival of this 1980's Homco "Welcome Friends" wall-hanging sign.

The collector will appreciate this beautiful "Welcome Friends" wall-hanging sign for its great condition, slightly distressed rich retro color palette, strong cast aluminum material, country folk-art charm, and gorgeous overall appearance.

The gorgeous "Welcome Friends" aluminum wall-hanging sign weighs approximately 12 oz.

The horizontally-oriented "Welcome Friends" metal wall-hanging decoration measures approximately 5 1/8" tall x 15" wide x .5" deep.

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Vintage Entryway Decor Welcome Friends Wall Hanging Aluminum Metal Green & Blue Home Decoration Heart w Flowers Slight Distress

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