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Lettering deconstructed: an occasional series


Take a look at this piece of suburban street lettering, taken in Australia in the past few weeks. It is of a kind that can be found almost anywhere.

Lettering deconsructed

Street signage with amendments such as potholes and tyre tracks

This is lettering at its earthiest, lettering that has withstood frequent potholes and a motorist doing a wheelie. Yet the message remains: this is a 40km/h zone.

2 Comments leave one →
  1. koko permalink
    02/12/2017 2:15 pm

    But I have never seen such a grunge style, so intriguing.
    40km/h zone as it is.


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