1940s Advertising Painted Tin AMOCO Gasoline Pin Election Year Party Theme
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1940s Advertising Painted Tin AMOCO Gasoline Pin Election Year Party Theme

Code: autgasb30001

$23.00

Product Description

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Thank you for visiting. We hope you will find some vintage artifacts of interest here, but please be advised that we are OUT OF THE OFFICE from Monday February 10th through Sunday February 23rd, and we will be UNABLE TO SHIP during that period. During this time we will be traveling to, and displaying at, the 2020 SHOW OF SHOWS. We will be returning to the office on Monday 24 February and will RESUME SHIPPING at that time.
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ARTIFACT: This is a circa 1940s painted tin advertising pin for the American Oil Company (AMOCO), a company started in 1922. The non-descript man pictured on the pin urges the reader to join the "Join the American Party". It dates from the 1940s: 1940, 1944 and 1948 were the election years of that decade..

VINTAGE: Circa 1940s.

SIZE: Approximately 1" in diameter.

MATERIALS / CONSTRUCTION: Painted tin.

ATTACHMENT: Straight pin.

MARKINGS: AMERICAN OIL COMPANY.

ITEM NOTES: This is from a gasoline and oil collection which we will be listing more of over the next few months. ebay VBX93 LBCX8/12

CONDITION: 7 (Very Fine): The pin has some small spots of light to moderate wear.

GUARANTEE: As with all my artifacts, this piece is guaranteed to be original, as described.