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#111871 - Mon Aug 15 2005 10:30 PM Socony Motor Oils Globe???
Pegasus Offline
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Registered: Sat Mar 22 2003
Loc: DFW metro area
Has anyone seen this globe before.....?
(eBay item # 7176567926)

Looks kinda strange to me....but also looks original.........

Richard
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Corinth, Texas

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#111872 - Tue Aug 16 2005 07:01 AM Re: Socony Motor Oils Globe???
roger cherry Offline
Veteran Member

Registered: Thu Jul 04 2002
Loc: Collierville, Tn
The globe is original and very early. Probably from the early 1910's. Socony used those metal bands over the glass for some reason. I have seen old photos with that globe in it. The globe is kind of ugly don't you think? I know, but still rare!!!

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#111873 - Wed Aug 17 2005 04:59 AM Re: Socony Motor Oils Globe???
oillease55 Offline
Petro Enthusiast

Registered: Sat Jul 06 2002
Loc: greenville,ohio
I'm thinking it might be an oil cabinet globe, maybe someone has a picture. anybody ???????

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#111874 - Wed Aug 17 2005 10:49 PM Re: Socony Motor Oils Globe???
djhubba Offline
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Registered: Fri Jan 24 2003
Loc: Seattle WA
I really like it but its gonna soar way over my meager collector budget. Neat globe though (because I love the socony mobil stuff and its a really early one)

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