Antique steel signs are crafted from sheets of metal, which were cut to fit the needs of advertisers in the past. Much like today, your local trade companies crafted signs to show what their business offers. It was the really wealthy that could afford a steel sign. Most would hand craft out of wood and paint. The lack of signs made makes them very rare and desireable. Steel signs have not only local advertising, but also national. Please view the PrairieGrit selection as our dedicated pickers are filling the virtual shelves day in and day out. Bringing you the widest selection on the web.