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Phillips 66 30" Real??

Posted By: Mikegoe

Phillips 66 30" Real?? - Tue Jun 06 2017 02:25 AM

Do you guys believe this one to be authentic? It's a nice looking piece and I haven't known double sided signs to be repopped but would like your opinions. Thanks a bunch!
ebay item 382111237351
Photo is in the signs right now on eBay thread
Posted By: advertologist

Re: Phillips 66 30" Real?? - Tue Jun 06 2017 03:30 AM

by looking at his completed auctions I'd be skeptical..
http://www.ebay.com/sch/digger068/m.html
sign of subject: .. ... cool

Attached picture 1phil66sn.jpg
Posted By: Mikegoe

Re: Phillips 66 30" Real?? - Tue Jun 06 2017 10:23 AM

I noticed that as well. The only comparable item in his past auctions was a near mint 30" Indian gas dsp that did not bring what I thought an original should. And I thought it looked a little suspicious but being a less common sign, I wasn't sure. Any other input is appreciated! Thanks
Posted By: Mikegoe

Re: Phillips 66 30" Real?? - Tue Jun 06 2017 10:38 AM

I guess there are a few others in his past auctions that I didn't see before. His descriptions sound like he is trying VERY hard to convince you it is authentic! I would have to say they are probably fakes. Too bad!
Posted By: DWSheffer

Re: Phillips 66 30" Real?? - Tue Jun 06 2017 12:26 PM

My first impression is the "S" looks off to me....way too sloppy.
Darin
Posted By: Ed Steagall

Re: Phillips 66 30" Real?? - Tue Jun 06 2017 01:03 PM

Don't go too much by what I say, but shouldn't there be a hole in the middle on both sides for mounting to the yoke of a curb sign stand? And color looks more Pumpkin shade than Phillips 66 Orange. JMO. Ed. wink
Posted By: nuts66

Re: Phillips 66 30" Real?? - Tue Jun 06 2017 02:12 PM

IMO it's a very nice repop just a couple of things that are off
Posted By: Speedracer

Re: Phillips 66 30" Real?? - Sun Jun 11 2017 03:57 AM

I would say definitely a repop, for the reasons mentioned above, plus several others that I see.
Posted By: Mikegoe

Re: Phillips 66 30" Real?? - Sun Jun 11 2017 04:46 PM

$650 for a repop! I don't see the producers of these reproductions slowing down any time soon when they keep getting that kind of money! The worst part is there are a lot of buyers out there buying them as originals. Sad😔
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