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
This is a brilliant vitrolite glass corner advertising sign for the Round Oak Stove Brand, manufactured by the P.D. Beckwith Company in Dowagiac, Michigan. The company made stoves, ranges and furnaces at the time this sign was made, as they are all mentioned in the sign’s advertising detail. This particular sign incorporates a striking Native American Indian design into the middle of the sign. The same Indian logo was used in many Round Oak Stove advertising items including posters and stoneware advertising giveaway mugs also from the early 1900’s.