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Pontiac glass panel
#739045 Sun Nov 17 2019 04:19 PM
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A friend of mine has two of these,they are around 2'square with the Pontiac emblem on glass insert .from a dealership in Troy NY just wondering if anyone knows what they may have been used for.any thoughts welcome.

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Re: Pontiac glass panel
ALSS72 #739054 Sun Nov 17 2019 06:13 PM
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ceiling tile, drop ceiling .. ... cool


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Might have had a light behind it??

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My thoughts are this was a wall decoration, especially with the name of the dealership above the Indian Head. This would have been difficult to see on the ceiling.

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Hi, Al. A friend of mine had a Pontiac dealership sales floor literature display that I saw years ago. It used two of these same panels at the top, but with left- and right-facing Indian logos. I don't recall if it was a free-standing, floor brochure display, or one meant to hang on the dealership showroom wall. The display felt like a late-1940's or early-1950's design to me. I believe Pontiac phased out this Indian logo around 1956 or so. John

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Re: Pontiac glass panel
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Makes sense, I just couldn't believe this would be a ceiling tile, especially with the dealership name above the Indian Head.

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I agree.thanks for everyone's input.


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