...That Good Gulf Gasoline sign on eBay...

Posted by: gulfiend!

...That Good Gulf Gasoline sign on eBay... - Tue Dec 04 2012 04:02 PM

http://www.ebay.com/itm/181037869155

...what do y'all think?
Posted by: towbizz33

Re: ...That Good Gulf Gasoline sign on eBay... - Tue Dec 04 2012 04:32 PM

very hard to tell from pictures. if the glove don't fit,you must a quit!!
Posted by: katfsh

Re: ...That Good Gulf Gasoline sign on eBay... - Tue Dec 04 2012 05:23 PM

Looks fishy to me. All those colors on the back. And can't really see any shelving all of mine have good shelving.
Posted by: jwood7

Re: ...That Good Gulf Gasoline sign on eBay... - Tue Dec 04 2012 05:23 PM

The top left corner of the G in gulf has white from the background but the G in good does not which makes me wonder if it is fake.
Posted by: LOWright

Re: ...That Good Gulf Gasoline sign on eBay... - Tue Dec 04 2012 05:48 PM

Mark,
I would say fake by looking at the back and when you zoom in on the word gasoline, it looks to sloppy. The back on mine is greenish gray. I can post a pic if you need it.
Posted by: JimT

Re: ...That Good Gulf Gasoline sign on eBay... - Tue Dec 04 2012 06:53 PM

Man I hope its not a repop-at that size. Script looks wimpy. I dont know if I've seen a black backed one either.
Posted by: Here's Your Sign

Re: ...That Good Gulf Gasoline sign on eBay... - Tue Dec 04 2012 09:02 PM

Seems to match up to mine (purchased from Mark). Looks awful clean to me. I thought the font was wimpy too, but as I said, it matches.
Posted by: gulfiend!

Re: ...That Good Gulf Gasoline sign on eBay... - Wed Dec 05 2012 02:08 PM

...I pretty much had made my mind up, but wanted input before I posted...

...the border is irregular, and isn't nearly wide enough...ALL of the lettering is crude..and the black back is something I've never seen on a 10.5" TGGG plate...I think the $#@& in Mumbai is responsible - it sure looks like his handiwork...
Posted by: Metro69

Re: ...That Good Gulf Gasoline sign on eBay... - Wed Dec 05 2012 08:47 PM

Hard to tell if it's A fake or if someone had a bad day at work 65 years ago. Not worth the risk to me. Here's a picture of some with 3 different color backs brown,green and white. All 3 came out of a Gulf bulk plant.

Chris
Posted by: JimT

Re: ...That Good Gulf Gasoline sign on eBay... - Thu Dec 06 2012 05:06 AM

Eddy-could you post a picture of the front and back of your? Thanks The one on ebay definitely does not look proper. It looks weak-lame.