Share your favorites on Show & Tell

Midway Gas Globes

In Petroliana > Gas Pump Globes > Show & Tell.
metalman's loves91 of 166 National Cash Register... Model 130...With Top Sign...From 1896Gulf Double Sided Porcelain Sign...Dealer 1956...Three Colors
10
Love it
2
Like it

roddyqroddyq loves this.
JaronpickerJaronpicker loves this.
pickrknowspickrknows loves this.
ttomtuckerttomtucker loves this.
TreyTrey loves this.
RattletrapRattletrap loves this.
GeezerGeezer loves this.
aycockonxionaycockonxion likes this.
metalmanmetalman loves this.
officialfuelofficialfuel loves this.
chevy59chevy59 loves this.
stonesfan1stonesfan1 likes this.
See 10 more
Add to collection

    Please create an account, or Log in here

    If you don't have an account, create one here.


    Create a Show & TellReport as inappropriate


    Posted 10 years ago

    tola
    (5 items)

    These are two other globes that I found as well. It's amazing to think that the expert at the Iowa Gas Swap Meet put these at $1,200-1,500 where he put the other ones at $2,500-$3,500. Why is that? I would think the entire globes to be more valuable than one lens. But I know color and content are key as well. I just can't believe these lasted on a farm for all this time and never were broken!

    logo
    Gas Pump Globes
    See all
    SINCLAIR OIL AND GAS ROUND TIN SIGN DINOSAUR METAL POSTER GASOLINE GLOBE 1.00
    SINCLAIR OIL AND GAS ROUND TIN SIGN...
    $13
    MOBILGAS AND OIL ROUND TIN SIGN RUSTIC METAL GAS STATION WALL ART MOBIL GLOBE
    MOBILGAS AND OIL ROUND TIN SIGN RUS...
    $13
    CADILLAC SERVICE GAS PUMP GLOBE 13.5"
    CADILLAC SERVICE GAS PUMP GLOBE 13....
    $159
    FLYING A GASOLINE "White Background" 13.5" Gas Pump Globe - SHIPS ASSEMBLED!!
    FLYING A GASOLINE "White Backgr...
    $125
    logo
    SINCLAIR OIL AND GAS ROUND TIN SIGN DINOSAUR METAL POSTER GASOLINE GLOBE 1.00
    SINCLAIR OIL AND GAS ROUND TIN SIGN...
    $13
    See all

    Comments

    1. tola, 10 years ago
      Sorry to everyone on here regarding my other post where I was discussing sale. I'm new to this site and didn't know that was not allowed. As "Pop_abides" posted "I don't believe we let you work this into a SALE right in front of us....You are one of those people who decide to write "there" (s/b their) own rules. KARMA works!" Uh, no Pop-abides, as you can tell I was just looking for information an someone else asked me for contact information. You should also be able to tell I'm a newbie here. I should have read the rules of being on here and I do apologize for not doing that.
    2. MMM, 10 years ago
      tola: send me an email... flash03@comcast.net

      I would post my comments here, but there are certain individuals that search this site just to bash others, and frankly I don't have the time for games.

      Thank you!
    3. oilman514 oilman514, 10 years ago
      "I would post my comments here, but there are certain individuals that search this site just to bash others, and frankly I don't have the time for games."

      Agreed!
    4. tola, 10 years ago
      OK, glad to see that I'm not alone in my point of view on the removal of the picture of my other lenses. Should just remove the comment that was "out of line". Oh well, live and learn. Thanks oilman514 for your help and chat soon MMM.
    5. Pop_abides Pop_abides, 10 years ago
      Sorry about the tirade but for the future please kindly read the "BASICS" at the bottom of this page ... By the way I like your stuff...........
    6. tola, 10 years ago
      I understand Pop_abides, as a long-time person on here, I'm sure you've seen your share of abuse here. I did read the basics, but didn't say anything about it. Maybe I read the collecting basics instead of "posting" basics. Thanks, I find a lot of this interesting and am learning a lot about all the collectibles. We just found a glass white eagle that appears to be a globe as well. I do have a question on this, what if there are two small chips out of the base of this eagle? Does this hurt the value much? I do have the two pieces that are not attached so they can be re-attached, but I think I'll let the eventual buyer do that since I'd probably use the wrong glue or something. Should be able to post more on Sunday after more digging. I just find all of this fascinating and so interesting. Hopefully, the rest of the other stuff I have to do research on is as interesting.
    7. lando-4, 10 years ago
      wow that globe cleaned up nicely! What a find!

    Want to post a comment?

    Create an account or login in order to post a comment.