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Poster, "Use sleeve protectors while ceiling welding”, Worker safety VEF Riga, Latvian SSR, 1960s


Original handmade poster from the Latvian SSR
Made for VEF Riga factory workers in the 1960s
Cardboard size: 40,00 cm x 60,00 cm
Image size: circa 26,00 cm x 41,0 cm

About this piece of art

The USSR was a constant construction machine. Housing, giant factories, palaces of culture, administration buildings and exhibition centres (famous VDNH). This poster is again about safety, because safety always first. From one of Riga’s big construction sites. “Use sleeve protectors while ceiling welding”.

Sold without a frame, pictured frame is only to show how this piece could look in your home.

More information

Read our recent article about visiting Riga, Latvia, to find out more about these posters.

Condition: C • Fine condition.

Regular price €200.00 EUR
Regular price Sale price €200.00 EUR
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Condition guide

Our guide for grading, unless stated otherwise in the product description, is:
A • Mint condition. This items has almost no sign of use or handling.
B • Near Mint condition. Some signs of use.
C • Fine condition.
D • Fair condition. This item displays noticeable wear but is still presentable.
E • Poor condition. The item shows noticeable wear which is distracting; but this item is unique in some way.

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