Asbury House Numbers

Asbury House Numbers

Retailer: Schoolhouse Electric
$11.00 USD at time of publication Buy from Schoolhouse Electric

Description from Schoolhouse Electric

In the 1920s Portland City Commissioner Asbury Barbur campaigned to develop a standardized street naming and house numbering system. During the Great Depression the planning commission adopted a plan for uniformity and the city paid for and installed white and black tile house numbers throughout the city. Many of those original sturdy, standard black-and-white tile numerals remain on houses and buildings today. These timeless hand-painted house numbers are made in Portland once again and we are excited to offer these for homes and buildings near and far.

  • Tiles sold individually. Brackets sold separately.
  • Single tile: 3 1/2″ x 2 1/4″
  • Three tiles in bracket: 6 5/8″ x 3 5/8″
  • Four tiles in bracket: 9″ x 3 5/8″
  • Five tiles in bracket: 11 1/2″ x 3 5/8″
  • SKU: 285.0020
  • Product Origin: USA
  • Material: Hand-painted ceramic tiles
$11.00 USD at time of publication Buy from Schoolhouse Electric
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