Miscellaneous Shop Signs – Mohammad Ali Road, Mumbai

Documented by Nanki Nath, Ph D student, IDC, IIT Bombay, nankinath[at]gmail.com
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Mohammad Ali Road envisages a gamut of shop signs displaying interesting display of Urdu as well as Arabic scripts. The expressions are captured with intricate skill and craftsmanship, in flat colours or handcrafted metallic letterforms. The textured panel backgrounds carrying these captivating scripts create the unique Mughal poetry of the place.