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#701010 - Fri Dec 22 2017 06:43 AM Advertising oil cans
Patina rules Offline
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Registered: Sat Dec 02 2017
Loc: MS
I think this is where I ask this question...I was told years ago that Oil companies made real oil cans that were empty for their displays because people where stealing the full display cans. My question is : how do you determine a reproduction from a real empty display can?

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#701015 - Fri Dec 22 2017 08:49 AM Re: Advertising oil cans [Re: Patina rules]
DWSheffer Offline
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Registered: Thu Sep 20 2007
Loc: Michigan
You basically answered your own question.....a "real empty display can" IS a real/original oil can, just unfilled and sealed with original lids.

tips on determining/spotting reproduction oil cans has been discussed at length on here....use the search engine and research the topic.
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