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MICHELIN FAKE SIGNS ON THE MARKET (RECENTLY MADE)
#685258 Sat Apr 22 2017 04:10 PM
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Dear collectors.

Only to share with you and the trade the latest fake Michelin signs offered in ebay and other markets.

Many of them are really nice repros of difficult to find real Michelin American signs produced by the Michelin Tire Company of Milltown, NJ, the American branch of the European-based Michelin tire maker.

Other signs are "inspired" in real enamelled Michelin signs from France, UK or Argentina.

The problem is that these repros are offered with false information or described in an undefined way... trying to cheat people.

If these people want to be honest, they must say something like: "High quality modern enamelled REPRO of Michelin Tires old sign" or so...

Here are some images recently taken from auctions.

Best wishes!

Pau

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pauvictoria #685259 Sat Apr 22 2017 04:13 PM
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...and here are the images of two fake enamelled Michelin signs inspired in the original ones that existed in from France, UK (the like a shield one) or Argentina (the tall yellow one).

Best wishes!

Pau

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pauvictoria #685329 Sun Apr 23 2017 05:34 PM
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Thanks for the info!


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pauvictoria #685359 Mon Apr 24 2017 06:47 AM
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Good eyes, thanks.


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pauvictoria #685374 Mon Apr 24 2017 09:59 AM
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Thanks for the update..I have seen some of those at the car shows in Florida and at Hershey.


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