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Great 1910's Gulf gasoline gauge for Ford Model T automobiles. The wooden gauge reads: "There IS MORE POWER IN "THAT GOOD GULF GASOLINE", "SUPREME AUTO OIL LEAVES LESS CARBON", "MANUFACTURED BY GULF REFINING CO. PITTSBURGH, PA. The gauge side shows four columns of measurement, "GALLONS IN ROUND TANKS", "GALLONS IN OVAL TANKS", "GALLONS IN SQUARE TANKS", "INCHES FOR OTHER CARS". The top edge of the gauge has a hole for hanging and just below it reads: "GASOLINE GAUGE FOR FORD CARS - Arthur Von Sanden Pittsburgh, PA".
Circa late 1910's
Approximately 17 ??" x 1"
MATERIALS / CONSTRUCTION:
Ink stamped wood
Hole for hanging
"MANUFACTURED BY GULF REFINING CO. PITTSBURGH, PA.", "FOR FORD CARS ARTHUR VON SANDEN PITTSBURGH, PA"
This is from an automobile gasoline and oil collection which we will be listing more of over the next few months. ebay VEX15 LFEX7/15
8- (Very Fine - Excellent): The gauge shows moderate wear mostly to edges, nearly all the inked details remain visible.
GUARANTEE: As with all my artifacts, this piece is guaranteed to be original, as described.