Great 1910s REO Motor Car Co. Bronze Watch Fob by Whitehead & Hoag
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Great 1910s REO Motor Car Co. Bronze Watch Fob by Whitehead & Hoag

Code: aut00001reo


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Product Description

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ARTIFACT: This is a great 1910's REO Motor Car Company watch fob. REO was started in 1905 by Ransome E. Olds, who ended up giving the company his initials as a name. A model 1912 REO touring car notably made the first trans-Canadian automobile trip (from Halifax to the West Coast). The Lansing, Michigan company closed its doors after seven decades of production. The fob is in bronze by Whitehead & Hoag.

VINTAGE: Circa World War II.

SIZE: Approximately 1-1/4" in height and 1-1/4" in width.

MATERIALS / CONSTRUCTION: Bronze.

ATTACHMENT: Rectangular loop.

MARKINGS: WHITEHEAD & HOAG CO. NEWARK, N. J.

ITEM NOTES: This is from an automobile collection which we will be listing more of over the next few months. VBEX11 LABEX8/12 SABEX9/16

CONDITION: 7- (Very Fine-): The fob shows some moderate wear and tarnish.

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