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TEXACO porcelain pump topper
#759761 Sat Jan 23 2021 09:27 AM
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I recently picked up a porcelain Texaco sign used in lieu of a globe. Anyone have a period photo of one on a pump? Or an image from a dealer publication or catalog?

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Looking for photos, etc from 60s era Shell-A-Rama gas station and Pal's Diner, Rt. 17 Mahwah, NJ
& US or state highway signs, shields, route markers
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Re: TEXACO porcelain pump topper
MetroPetro #759763 Sat Jan 23 2021 10:17 AM
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If it's 15" .would have mounted on side of lubester oil cart.

Re: TEXACO porcelain pump topper
ALSS72 #759764 Sat Jan 23 2021 10:23 AM
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Originally Posted by ALSS72
If it's 15" .would have mounted on side of lubester oil cart.

what metropetro has pictured would have been mounted on top of a pump .. ... cool


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MetroPetro #759766 Sat Jan 23 2021 10:45 AM
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Sweet

Re: TEXACO porcelain pump topper
MetroPetro #759767 Sat Jan 23 2021 10:46 AM
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Yes, I seem to remember reading they were put on non-electrified pumps.


Looking for photos, etc from 60s era Shell-A-Rama gas station and Pal's Diner, Rt. 17 Mahwah, NJ
& US or state highway signs, shields, route markers
Re: TEXACO porcelain pump topper
MetroPetro #759777 Sat Jan 23 2021 04:31 PM
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Nice find Ed


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Re: TEXACO porcelain pump topper
MetroPetro #759913 Tue Jan 26 2021 09:05 PM
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that is a porcelain globe

Re: TEXACO porcelain pump topper
MetroPetro #759972 Thu Jan 28 2021 10:43 AM
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First one I have seen with grommets...


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