Founded in 1920 and guided by three generations of the Mechetti family, the Gold Spike fell victim to landlord and plumbing issues in 2006. It is sorely missed. The owners took that iconic sign with them.
The Golden Spike
Print sizes: the following sizes give the widest and tallest dimensions – individual sizes vary with dimensions of the original, i.e. if the drawing is a square shape vs. a rectangle
Small: 8x10” dark gray mat; Image up to 4” by up to 6”, hand signed,
Medium: 11x14” dark gray mat; Image up to 7” by up to 9.75”, hand signed,
Large: 14x 18” dark gray mat; Image up to 9.5” by up to 13”, hand signed,
Materials: Photo R260 Epson & my new Epson Artisan 1430 Epson inkjet prints using
Claria Hi-Definition ink (98 year life under glass), quality print papers, Crescent dark gray mat board, foam core backing, plastic sleeve