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Do not enter

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Do not enter

A French hobo sign indicating that there are traps inside this area and warning others to stay away.

Graphical characteristics:
Symmetric, Open shape, Monochrome, Contains straight lines, Has crossing lines.

Category: Hobo signs.

More symbols in Hobo signs:

A hobo is a migratory worker or homeless vagabond—especially one who is penniless. The term originated in the Western (probably Northwestern) United States around 1890. Unlike "tramps"—who work only … read more »

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