My thanks to both alex and kim for responding i am inclined to believe they were used on gas pump panels- perhaps before pump plates were used now looking for shorty pumps to get a better idea i thank you both again dann
The 1927 Marland map is stamped from a Flushing, Michigan location. The 1926 Gratiot County Oil Co shows them selling Marland oils. There exsists a 1925 map from Gratiot showing them selling Marland gasoline as well.
As sure as you do the pump in Sinclair, the first person to look at it will say "I'd buy that pump if it was done in Shell." To do one before you sell it is limiting your market, try to find someone who wants a restored pump then do it the way he wants.
2 Cast wall sconce fixtures to hold gas pump globes. Powder coat painted, rewired 3-wire for multi element bulbs, and fitted with 6" globe mounting rings. Plexiglass bottom to cast light down also. $125 ups to lower 48 states only.