HI-SPEED GAS & OIL SERVICE STATION SIGN. UP FOR SALE IS AN EXTREMELY RARE AND VERY SCARCE ORIGINAL VINTAGE 1920s to 1930s ERA HUGE BILLBOARD SIZE HI-SPEED GAS SERVICE STATION OIL COMPANY SINGLE SIDED HEAVY GAGE STEEL WITH PORCELAIN ENAMEL ADVERTISING SIGN WHICH MEASURES 80" WIDE X 60" HIGH. 100% ORIGINAL CONDITION SHOWING NORMAL SIGNS OF USAGE AND WEAR WHICH IS APPROPRIATE WITH THE AGING PROCESS SUCH AS SEVERAL CHIPS ON THE PORCELAIN ENAMEL AND SOME NAIL HOLES ON THE SIGN WHICH ALL ADD TO THE AMAZING NATURAL VINTAGE PATINA AND CHARACTER IT TRULY HAS!!!
THE BACK OF THE SIGN HAS A GRAY PORCELAIN ENAMEL!!! THE SIGN HAS BEEN CLEANED AND NOW LOOKS BEAUTIFUL!!!THESE OLD HI-SPEED GAS SIGNS ARE ALMOST IMPOSSIBLE TO FIND!! Hi-Speed Gas & Oil Stations were owned by the Hickok Oil Company of Toledo, Ohio which began seperating in 1917. They opened a large number of stations throughout only Michigan and Ohio. In the early 1940s, there were 1,800 Hi-Speed stations in Michigan and Ohio. There were 350 in Detroit, 225 in Cleveland and 125 in Toledo.
These stations were later acquired by the Pure Oil Company and the tower signage changed to spell out "Pure".. THIS VERY RARE SERVICE STATION SIGN DESERVES TO BE APPRECIATED BY SOMEONE WHO WILL ACTUALLY PUT IT ON DISPLAY WITH THEIR GAS AND OIL ITEMS!!! HERE IS YOUR OPPORTUNITY TO ADD A VERY OLD AND SCARCE PIECE TO YOUR CURRENT COLLECTION OF VINTAGE ADVERTISING MEMORABILIA OR SCARCE PETROLEUM COLLECTIBLES!! DON'T PASS UP ON THIS VERY RARE SIGN AND GOOD LUCK!! If there is a problem with your item once you receive it..I care about all our customers and want you to have a pleasant shopping experience so you will come back and shop with us again! Please take a moment and visit my Store for more great deals. Also, I provide 5 STAR services on all my auctions. Please be kind and take the time to rate me as 5 STARS when leaving feedback.
Thank You - Please Come Back Soon! The item "VINTAGE ANTIQUE HI-SPEED GAS PUMP OIL SERVICE STATION PORCELAIN ADVERTISING SIGN" is in sale since Saturday, August 4, 2018. This item is in the category "Collectibles\Advertising\Gas & Oil\Merchandise & Memorabilia\Signs". The seller is "americancowboy989" and is located in Saint Helen, Michigan. This item can't be shipped, the buyer must pick up the item.