A rare early 20th century'Gendarmerie' hand painted on wood directional road sign. In France the Gendarmerie are a unit of the military primarily involved in national policing. Their uniform is blue, which is why this sign is painted in that colour. A rare survivor, the sign is in excellent all round condition with no breaks or serious losses to the paintwork. L 80cm x H 19.5cm x D 1cm.
The item "Antique French Gendarmerie Painted Road Sign Police Not Enamel Folk Art" is in sale since Monday, September 9, 2019. This item is in the category "Collectables\Advertising Collectables\Advertising Signs". The seller is "lmantiquesandvintage" and is located in Sevenoaks. This item can be shipped to United Kingdom, Antigua and barbuda, Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Croatia, Cyprus, Czech republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Ireland, Italy, Latvia, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, Netherlands, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, Australia, United States, Bahrain, Canada, Japan, New Zealand, China, Israel, Hong Kong, Norway, Indonesia, Malaysia, Mexico, Singapore, South Korea, Switzerland, Taiwan, Thailand, Bangladesh, Belize, Bermuda, Bolivia, Barbados, Brunei darussalam, Cayman islands, Dominica, Egypt, Guernsey, Gibraltar, Guadeloupe, Grenada, French guiana, Iceland, Jersey, Jordan, Cambodia, Saint kitts and nevis, Saint lucia, Liechtenstein, Sri lanka, Macao, Monaco, Maldives, Montserrat, Martinique, Nicaragua, Oman, Pakistan, Paraguay, Reunion, Turks and caicos islands, Aruba, Saudi arabia, South africa, United arab emirates, Ukraine, Chile, Bahamas, Colombia, Costa rica, Guatemala, Honduras, Jamaica, Kuwait, Panama, Philippines, Qatar, Trinidad and tobago, Uruguay.