Here is an early tin sign from the Pierce corporation, an early and very successful gasoline and motor oil manufacturer based in Saint Louis, Missouri. This particular sign advertises their flagship Pennant brand of grease. The Pierce Company also produced an oil rocker drum, which are a highly collected category by the gas and…Details
A fantastic chipped glass sign from one of the premier early sign makers, Rawson and Evans out of Chicago, Illinois and New York City, N.Y. The Rawson and Evans Company did quite a few bank signs and many chipped glass outdoor signs in their era. Eventually the chipped glass process was replaced by reverse on glass signs, which were much cheaper to produce.