Aubrey's Antiques

Nostalgia,Collectibles & Reproduction Pine Furniture

GWG Garments Dealer Plastic Light Up Sign


GWG AUTHORIZED DEALER QUALITY GARMENTS PLASTIC SIGN IN METAL CASE. Sign is designed to either hang or free stand on a counter. Circa 1950's-60's. Measures 22" in length X 12" in width X 4" in depth. Plastic sign on front is embossed molded plastic. Merchant was W.A. Hodgins. Sign was made in Canada by Gorrie Advertising Products Toronto. There is a tiny crack and tiny hole on bottom right hand corner. You do not see it when looking straight on. Very tiny and minor. Lights up and working fine. A pretty neat GWG advertising item.
SOLD

Stubby Beverages Bottle Rack


STUBBY BEVERAGES BOTTLE RACK. "DRINK STUBBY QUALITY BEVERAGES..enjoy it by the carton".Rack is 100% original and has a two sided tin sign at top that is in great condition on both sides. Rack is 42" in height X 16" in width X 17" in depth. It would fold up for shipping. Sign on top measures 15" in width X 10" in length. Light scratches and wear. A pretty cool piece of hard to find STUBBY advertising.
SOLD

Tin 7-Up Sign Canadian 24 Pack 7-UP


VERY SCARCE CANADIAN 7-UP TIN SIGN WITH 24 PACK OF 7-UP. Measures 53 3/4" in length X 35" in width. Only second one we have ever seen. Years and years ago I owned one in slightly better condition and it was marked on bottom edge S.T.M.S. 1953. There is rust and paint loss across bottom of this one so that information is gone from this example. Great graphics of a hand carrying a cardboard carton of 24 7-UP bottles. "Now buy 24 bottles The All Family Drink in the NEW 7-UP FAMILY PACK"  Minor edge dents,dings. The center of the sign is in very decent condition. Don't find this one very often.
SOLD

Acme Ice Cream Die Cut Porcelain Sign

1930'S ACME ICE CREAM LARGE DIE CUT PORCELAIN ENAMEL SIGN. Authorized dealer (Toronto). Five color porcelain sign measures 45 1/2" in length X 25" in width. There are only a few small chips on this sign mostly on outside edges and one tiny one on "C" of word "cream" near bottom. Colors are strong and bright. A few months back we sold a similar Producers Dairy (Ottawa) soldier, same soldier different company. This sign comes in two sizes this one being the scarce large size.

SOLD

Producers Dairy Advertising Premiums

PRODUCERS DAIRY TIN DIE CUT ADVERTISING PREMIUMS. Measures 5" X 2". These were recently recently purchased from an elderly couple who used to own an ice cream parlour in the 1930's -1970's. They recall giving these out as premiums in the 1930's or 1940's. They have a  tin flange base to stand up and they also have a factory hole in hat so they could be used as Christmas ornaments. They are embossed tin and painted 5 colors. Great little advertising item. One is near mint the other has a couple of chips to the paint.

SOLD

Lyon's Tea Porcelain Push Plate



BUY LYON'S TEA DIE CUT PORCELAIN ENAMEL PUSH PLATE. This fabulous 1930's door push is also convex just to top it off. Measures 10" in length X 3" in width. Dark blue, white and orange. 100% original and in mint condition. Shiny, bright porcelain. They don't come any nicer. Very scarce push plate. NOTE: Back ground is cobalt blue not black as it appears in these pictures....
SOLD

Salada Tea Porcelain Push Plate


SALADA TEA DIE CUT PORCELAIN ENAMEL PUSH PLATE 1930'S. Another fabulous condition door push. Blue & yellow 100% original in mint condition. Shiny bright porcelain. Scarce in this pristine condition.
SOLD

Slazenger Tennis Racket Tin Sign


SLAZENGER RACKETS THE LAMBERT CHAMBERS. Designed and recommended by Mrs. D.K. Lambert Chambers. Lady Champion of the World. (Wimbledon Champion 1903-04,06. 1910-11,1913-14..Olympic Champion Gold Medal 1908 and numerous other titles.)  This sign measures 24" in length X 17" in width. Sign is in decent condition with small rust spots and minor scratches. First tennis related sign we've ever seen or owned. Very scarce..
SOLD!

London Mutual Fire Insurance 1909 Calendar


LONDON MUTUAL FIRE INSURANCE CO. 1909 CALENDAR IN MINT CONDITION. Head office Toronto Canada. W.F DENIKE, AGENT, BELLEVILLE. Calendar has complete 1909 date pad and this piece has never been hung. Printed by The London Print & Litho Co. Measures 26" in length X 13 1/2" in width. Fabulous artwork of lady, lion with crown, Canadian flag, shield with Provincial coat of arms, wheat sheaf , standing on globe of the world. Great piece of ephemera.
SOLD!

Adams California Chewing Gum Sign

ADAMS CALIFORNIA FRUIT CHEWING GUM CARDBOARD SIGN. Two sided sign is circa 1920. Measures 21" in length X 11" in width. Waxy, heavy cardboard. Pictures a pretty lady of the 20's and a package of Adams California Fruit Chewing Gum. Made in Canada by the Canadian Chewing Gum Company Limited. Fabulous colors. Light overall wear on front. Back lists the different brands of Adams gums. White paint spots on back. Great chewing gum sign.

SOLD!

Canadian Pacific Porcelain Sign

CANADIAN PACIFIC LARGE PORCELAIN CURVED SIGN. Measures 38" in length X 24 1/2" in width. These signs were used on the front of the C.P. locomotive in the 1930's & 40's. This sign has a few chips mostly around the outside edges and on the mounting holes. Porcelain is still shiny bright. Fabulous big beaver.

SOLD!

Canadian National Telegraph and Cable Office Porcelain Sign


CANADIAN NATIONAL TELEGRAPH AND CABLE OFFICE PORCELAIN 2 SIDED SIGN. Circa 1920. Measures 26" in length X 12" in width. Porcelain is shiny bright. Sign is in excellent overall condition with tiny chips with the exception of one at mounting holes. This is a very early Canadian National sign in excellent condition.
SOLD!

The Bell Telephone Company of Canada Glass Globe


THE BELL TELEPHONE COMPANY OF CANADA 3 PIECE GLASS GLOBE. These were used in drug stores, restaurants and other public places and hung from the ceiling to identify where the phone booth was in that particular establishment. The body is milk glass with 2 - 10"  diameter plates. The globe measures 13" in length With a 12 1/4" diameter. It is in mint condition, no chips cracks or damage of any kind. Only owned one or two others in over 30 years collecting and dealing. Very scarce.
SOLD!

Hires Root Beer Tin Thermometer


HIRES ROOT BEER TIN ADVERTISING THERMOMETER. Measures 27" in length X 8 1/4" in width. This is a Canadian made thermometer, made in Canada by BARKER 1962. Great bottle and graphics with blue and white lines in background. Nicks and scratches mostly on white border. There is a 2 1/2" run of white paint on top edge. It is missing 6" tube. These tubes are available on internet. Overall very decent condition.
SOLD!

Orange Kist Tin Embossed Push Plate


ORANGE KIST TIN EMBOSSED PUSH PLATE.Circa 1930's. Measures 9 1/2" in length X 3 1/8" in width. Marked "TRADE MARK REGISTERED OK-7 LITHO IN U.S.A. W.F.R" Has very tiny specks of surface rust and 4 teeny tiny pin head holes. These are all very very minor. Colors strong and bright.
SOLD!

Glass Push Plate Dutchess Trousers

BEVELLED GLASS PUSH PLATE DUTCHESS TROUSERS. Circa 1920's. Gold leaf letters are in excellent condition. The gold painted background looks like it was possibly touched up years ago and looks great. "COME IN WE SELL DUTCHESS TROUSERS 10 CENTS A BUTTON $1.00 A RIP" Measures 10" in length X 3 1/2" in width. Plate glass is in excellent condition and measures 1/4" thick. Nice early unusual push plate.

SOLD!

Canada Cement Advertising Thermometer

CANADA CEMENT LAFARGE LTD. TIN ADVERTISING THERMOMETER. Measures 36" in length X 8" in width. Pictures a bag of  NORMAL PORTLAND CEMENT...CANADA CEMENT..LAFARGE LTD. 80 LB. net wt. CSA A5 Made in Canada. Thermometer is as close to mint as you will get. It has a 1 1/4" long scratch in the word " QUALITY" at bottom. Remains shiny and bright..

SOLD!

Tin Advertising Thermometer

TIN ADVERTISING THERMOMETER FROM THE FIRST NATIONAL BANK OF CATO. CATO, N.Y.. Measures 16" in length X 6 1/4" in width. Circa 1950's. Mint condition. Never hung. Unusual advertising thermometer.

SOLD!

Porcelain Door Push PULL


PULL PORCELAIN DOOR PUSH. Measures 8" in length X 2" in width. Circa 1920's. has a couple of small chips. Thick layered porcelain. Decent overall condition.
SOLD!

Teem Tin Advertising Sign


TEEM TIN EMBOSSED ADVERTISING SIGN. Teem a product of Pepsi-Cola Canada Limited. Drink Teem For Fun and Flavor..A Lemon- Lime Drink.. Marked "STMS 62" (St. Thomas Metal Signs 1962). Colors are strong and bright. Sign does have light scratches and minor creases. Bottle  and " word "TEEM" are embossed.
SOLD!

Nugrape Canadian Sign

1930'S NUGRAPE 5 CENTS CANADIAN DIE CUT CARDBOARD SIGN.Printed in Canada. Measures 9 3/4" in height X 8 3/4" in width. Has easel back that looks like it has never been opened but there is tearing  on surface only of easel back. Only  flaw on front is a minor crease through the womans face. Great little die cut sign with strong bright colors.

SOLD!

Wilson's Bachelor Cigar Dispenser


WILSON'S BACHELOR 10 CENTS COUNTER TOP CIGAR DISPENSER. CIRCA 1900. this dispenser would have set on the counter of a tobacco shop or a general store. It is complete with the Andrew Wilson & Co. Toronto & Montreal turn of the century cigar box inside. CANADA'S NATIONAL SMOKE...IN HANDY POCKET PACKS..100% HAVANA FILLER. ..FINE CIGARS. Dispenser allowed the customer to purchase a handy pack of 5 cigars or individual cigars. Dispenser measures 11 1/4" in height X 10 3/4" in width X 10 1/2" in depth. The Wilson's Bachelor signs under CANADA'S NATIONAL SMOKE is reverse painted glass and very delicate glass. It is rare to find one of these dispensers in this condition. The chrome plating is pitted on the lift top door. Fabulous cigar piece.
SOLD!

Canadian Fire Insurance Company Porcelain Sign


AGENCY OF THE CANADIAN FIRE INSURANCE CO. A CANADIAN COMPANY FOR CANADIAN PEOPLE 1930'S PORCELAIN ENAMEL SIGN. Measures 18" in length X 12" in width. This sign is in MINT  condition. There is not a mark on it and I doubt this sign was ever used. The porcelain is nicely layered and the porcelain sparkles. None better..Deep cobalt blue.
SOLD!

Winchester Cigarettes Porcelain Sign


WINCHESTER CIGARETTES PORCELAIN ADVERTISING SIGN. Blended Right! Circa 1930's. Chips on all 4 corners and one above the "h" in Winchester. The enamel on this sign is very thick and heavy. The porcelain is nicely layered. Strong bright colors. The back of the sign has a fabulous hand painted  BLACKSMITH/WOODWORK/PAINTING  sign painted on it. The paint on the horse is nicely crackled. So in essence you are getting 2 signs for the price of one...
SOLD!

McIntosh Coal and Lumber Porcelain Sign


McINTOSH COAL AND LUMBER PORCELAIN SIGN.Circa 1930's. Measures 12" square. Mint condition. No chips or repairs. Nice thick layered porcelain. Cobalt blue and white.
SOLD!

Sherwin Williams Porcelain 2 Sided Sign


SHERWIN WILLIAMS PAINTS- VARNISHES -ENAMELS SMALL DIE CUT PORCELAIN 2 SIDED HANGING SIGN. Measures 12" in length X 8" in width. Two grommet holes at top for hanging. Made by P&M (Porcelain and Metal Products Orillia, Ontario). Sign has a few edge chips. Decent overall condition. Neat little sign.
SOLD!

Five Roses Flour Porcelain Palm Press


FIVE ROSES FLOUR PORCELAIN PALM PRESS. Near mint condition. Has teeny tiny edge chip on left edge that is not visible when you look straight on. Measures 11 1/2" in length X 4" in width. Chip on side is 1/4" in length by 1/8" in width. Porcelain is bright and shiny. Absolutely beautiful..
SOLD!

Peg Top Porcelain Convex Push Plate


THE OLD RELIABLE PEG TOP PORCELAIN CONVEX PUSH PLATE. 5cents.. Measures 12 1/2" in length X 4" in width. Peg Top was a cigar company based in Montreal, Quebec, Canada. Cigar and all lettering layered. Circa 1930's. No chips or repairs. Black border does have some surface rust on outside edges. Thick heavy porcelain.
SOLD!

Sweet Caporal Cigarettes Tin Sign


SWEET CAPORAL CIGARETTES TIN SIGN WITH MAJORETTE AND PACKAGE OF SWEET CAPORAL CIGARETTES. Dated 1951. Measures 59 1/2" in length X 17" in width. Small areas of paint loss, the largest just to the left of cigarette package. There are some nail holes mostly around outside edges. Colors are strong and bright. Sign printed in Canada. Fabulous graphics.
SOLD!

RCA Victor Globe Trotter Radio Two Sided Porcelain Sign


RCA VICTOR GLOBE TROTTER RADIO 1930'S TWO SIDED PORCELAIN ENAMEL SIGN. Measures 30" in length X 20" in width. Sign is in excellent to near mint condition. A few very tiny chips on outside edges. Deep cobalt blue, yellow and white. RCA logo and His Masters Voice logo. Great sign.
SOLD!

Silverwood's Ice Cream Sign


SILVERWOOD'S DE LUXE ICE CREAM DIE CUT SIGN."ASSURED QUALITY"  Measures 15 1/2" in length X 12 1/2" in width. Painted steel. This 1950's sign has a few scratches on face of sign. Displays very well.
SOLD!

Tin 7-Up Sign Rare Size


RARE SIZE TIN 7-UP  SIGN.  Circa 1950's. Measures only 17 1/2" in length X 6 1/2" in width."fresh up with 7-up IT LIKES YOU" Sign made in Canada by St. Thomas Metal Signs Ltd. Outside border and bottle are embossed. Bottle has swim suit lady on it. Sign is in excellent condition. There is a bit of paint loss in green border and very minor wear on face of sign. Sign remains shiny and bright. Very scarce sign.
SOLD!

Hi-Dro Cigarette Papers Dispenser


Hi-DRO WETPROOF CIGARETTE PAPER WALL MOUNT DISPENSER.Measures 7" in length X 3" in width. Never seen this one before. Very different. Minor nicks.
SOLD!

Rare Molson Breweries Porcelain Clock


RARE 1920'S MOLSON BREWERIES PORCELAIN ADVERTISING CLOCK. Measures 25" in length X 25" in width with a depth of 2 7/8". Clock has original key wind clock in center that is also marked "MOLSON'S BREWERIES LIMITED MONTREAL ."Clock in center is not working and is missing it's bezel. Porcelain is in excellent condition. heavy layered enamel is shiny and bright. These clocks are considered very rare and seldom come up for sale. Guaranteed 100% original.
SOLD!

Eye-Fix Tin Tip Tray


EYE-FIX THE GREAT REMEDY TIN LITHO ROUND TIP TRAY. Measures 4 1/8" in diameter. Fabulous graphics of a cherub administering eye drops to a beautiful Victorian lady. One scratch of note on the ladies neck. Otherwise very minor wear. Great colors and graphics. Complete label on back. Tray made by The H.D. Beach Co. Coshocton,  Circa 1900.
SOLD!

Fire Insurance Company of Canada Porcelain Sign


FIRE INSURANCE COMPANY OF CANADA PORCELAIN SIGN. HEAD OFFICE -MONTREAL. Sign has logo of large beaver.Measures 18" in length X 12" in width. Sign is in near mint condition with just a couple of tiny, tiny outside edge chips. Nice shiny finish. Circa 1940's
SOLD!

Topsy Chocolate Drink Tin Push Plates


TOPSY CHOCOLATE DRINK TIN PUSH PLATES. PAIR ..COME IN and  THANK YOU. Circa 1950's. Measures 9 1/2" in length X 3 1/8" in width. Very scarce pair of embossed door palm pushes. Has little black girl drinking a bottle of Topsy chocolate drink. Both plates are in excellent condition with just a few tiny scratches near the mounting holes.
SOLD!

King Cole Porcelain Palm Push


RARE KING COLE TEA AND COFFEE PORCELAIN DIE CUT PALM PUSH. Measures 8" in length X 3" in width. There is one chip at bottom grommet mounting hole. The red jewels on the crown and the cheeks on the king are bright red. These seem to be the areas of these signs that fade first. Circa 1930's. There is fabulous high gloss and beautiful layering on this example. Absolutely no fading.
SOLD!

Brinks Express Company Cast Iron Sign

 

BRINKS EXPRESS COMPANY OF CANADA LIMITED CAST IRON SIGN. Measures 15" in length X 13" in width.Three mounting holes on back. Probably off of a building. Nickle plateing is gone in center of sign. Blue background paint is also missing in center. Logo on bottom shows "B" for Brinks and a strong box with wings. Real nice sign.

SOLD!

Pepsi-Cola Tin Sign

BUVEZ PEPSI-COLA LARGE 2 PIECE TIN SIGN. Manufactured like this. Fabulous bottle cap image. Made by S.T.M.S. 1958. Tiny bit of paint loss on outside edges. Bottom left corner has small area of rust and a hole. Measures 5" in length X 5' in width when put together. Very neat Pepsi-Cola sign.

SOLD!

Canada Life Assurance Lithograph Book Mark

CANADA LIFE ASSURANCE COMPANY'S HEAD OFFICE HAMILTON , ONT. TIN LITHOGRAPH BOOK MARK. Measures 12 1/2" in length X 3" in width. Circa 1890 tin litho is in great condition.with minor wear. Detail is spectacular.

SOLD!

Airway Suspenders Automaton Store Display

AIRWAY SUSPENDERS COMPOSITION AUTOMATON ADVERTISING STORE DISPLAY. Circa 1950's. When plugged in this handsome fellow rocks sideways back and forth. Measures 20" in height X 11 3/4" in width X 6 1/2" in depth. There is a C.S.A. electrical sticker on bottom so this piece was used in Canada. I beleive the two wire attachments on either side of the triangular sign are for holding packages of suspenders. Excellent working condition. One of the neatest figural advertising displays we've ever owned.

SOLD!

Buffalo Flour Sack

OGILVIE BUFFALO FLOUR 98LB. FLOUR SACK. Fabulous graphics. Sack from the Ogilvie Flour Mills Co. Limited Montreal, Canada. Measures 32 1/2" in length X 18 1/2" in width. Sack is in excellent condition but colors are slightly faded. Circa 1940's.

SOLD!

Player's Porcelain Sign


PLAYER'S NAVY CUT 5 COLOR PORCELAIN SIGN. Circa 1930'S. Measures 30" in length X 15" in width. Thick layered porcelain. Great colors. Top right corner has a minor bend. Tiny chips in red/blue border under "I" in cigarettes. Very minor rust on top left border and top left edge. There is light scratching on lettering. Sign displays very nicely. Colors strong and bright.
SOLD!

Kayo Advertising Sign

DRINK KAYO 5 CENTS IN BOTTLES. "IT'S REAL CHOCOLATE" TIN EMBOSSED SIGN IS CIRCA 1940'S.  All the lettering and bottle are embossed. Sign made in Canada by St. Thomas Metal Signs Ltd. St. Thomas Ontario. Kayo was a product of the Kuntz beverages line from the Kitchener-Waterloo area. Colors are very strong but there are about a dozen small nail holes mostly in the center of the sign. Still displays very nicely. Gotta love signs with prices on them they date themselves.

SOLD!

Major Treat Ice Cream Sign

FABULOUS MAJOR TREAT ICE CREAM WOOD 2 SIDED DIE-CUT SIGN. Large sign measures 47 1/2" in height X 27" in width. Sign made from 3/4" thick plywood. Circa 1950. Great image of soldier with huge strawberry ice cream cone used by several ice cream companies. One side has a couple of tiny chips in wood on outsdie edges. Other side has some dings in strawberry ice cream section and minor rubbing. Colors are strong and bright. Sign may of had feet or a bracket to be used as a sidewalk sign at some point in time. Great image. Displays great.

SOLD!

Barber Shop Sign

BARBER SHOP TIN SIGN.TRY NEW VAM 3 NATURAL OILS FOR HEALTHY HANDSOME HAIR. Tin 2 sided sign. Made in Canada 1956. Measures 28 1/4" in length X 8 3/4" in width with a 3" flange base to allow positioning on counter top. Minor nicks and scratches. Displays well.

SOLD!

C I L Paints Sign

CIL PAINTS (Canadian Industries Ltd.) porcelain 2 sided paint sign. Bilingual English on one side and French on other. Near- mint to mint condition. Measures 24" in length X 18" in height. Super gloss and 4 colors. c. 1940's. Possibly never used.

SOLD!

Mountain Dew Tin Sign

MOUNTAIN DEW CANADIAN TIN SIGN. Measures 47" in length X 17 1/4" in width. Marked "Canada -Barker 70". Nice image of 1970's Mountain Dew bottle. Sign has been used. There are small scratches, rust spots and overall wear. Still displays well. We don't see many Mountain Dew signs show up any more.
SOLD!

Producers Ice Cream Die Cut Porcelain Sign

PRODUCERS ICE CREAM AUTHORIZED DEALER LARGE DIECUT PORCELAIN SIGN. Five (5) color porcelain , red, white,blue, yellow and black. Measures 45 1/2" in height X 25 1/4" in width. Producers ice Cream was an Ottawa institution. Sign even has original wood bracket on back. Sign is circa 1930's and in near mint condition. Porcelain is shiny and bright. Two teenie tiny nicks on face of sign. On the outside black border there are edge nicks but  very hard to see as they are in the black. Sign displays extremely well. A fabulous colorful porcelain sign.

SOLD!

Dow Old Stock Ale Tavern Sign

DOW OLD STOCK ALE 1920'S -30'S PLASTER 3-D TAVERN SIGN. Measures 18" in length X 12" in width. At its thickest point measures 2 1/2".  "DRINK DOW OLD STOCK ALE" with hand pouring bottle (with original paper labels)  into a flared glass. No repairs or touch ups. 100% original condition. We see the Molson Brewery and Frontenac Brewery plaster signs around on occassion but this is the only one of these we've ever seen. Rare sign for sure!

SOLD!

Royal Insurance Company Porcelain Sign


ROYAL INSURANCE COMPANY LIMITED FIRE LIFE PORCELAIN SIGN.Circa 1930's. Measures 19 1/2" in length X 15" in width. Near mint condition with just the most minor signs of wear. Thick layered porcelain. Great size and condition.
SOLD

Ekers India Pale Ale Tin Calendar

EKERS INDIA PALE ALE FINEST BREWED MONTREAL TIN CALENDAR. Circa 1920. Measures 12" in length X 9" in width. Calendar made by B.W & M Ltd. Mansfield Eng No. 2907. Can be used as a wall hanger or it has a metal easel back to sit on counter or desk. Date cards for months and numbers are all complete and signed " WITH COMPLIMENTS OF EKERS BREWERY" Date cards are worn but are all here. Tin sign is in very good condition but does have some nicks and scratches but none serious. Rare for sure.

SOLD!

Brading's Brewery Stag Head Beer Tray


BRADING'S BREWERY STAG'S HEAD LAGER OLD STOCK ALE & BROWN STOUT TIN LITHO BEER TRAY. Circa 1930's. Measures 13" in diameter with a 1 1/2" deep rim. Nice image of stag in center of tray. Tray was made by St. Thomas metal signs Lts. St. Thomas Ontario. Some very light pitting and oxydation to gold paint. Outside edge is discolored as well. Tray displays very nicely. Tray is from Brading's Brewery Ottawa.
SOLD!

O'Keefe's Stone Ginger Beer Tin Sign


O'KEEFE'S STONE GINGER BEER TIN EMBOSSED SIGN.  Measures 47 1/2" in length X 17" in width. Circa 1940's. Near mint condition. Has two tiny nail holes at top on corners and two more even smaller pin hole size ones down sides. Tiny rust spots bottom right hand corner and outside edges. Very minor. Paint is shiny & bright. Sign displays great. Made in Canada by S.T.M.S..St. Thomas ON.
SOLD!

Diamond Dyes Cabinet The Mansion

DIAMOND DYES CABINET "THE MANSION". Tin made by The American Art Works Cochocton for the Wells & Richardson Co. Burlington Vt. & Montreal Canada. Circa 1911. Wonderful embossed lithographed tin front depicting children playing in front of their mansion. Very minor nicks and scratches. Colors bright and strong. Cabinet also has original tin back panel which is usually missing or painted over. Wood cabinet is all original including finish. The interior is 100% original  which is usually missing or altered in 9 out of 10 of these cabinets. The cabinet also has 19 original boxes, some full of the original dye packs. This is very rare and hard to find. One of the most complete cabinets we have ever owned. Great find!

SOLD!

Canada Paint Porcelain 2 Sided Sign

CANADA PAINT TWO SIDED PORCELAIN HANGING SIGN. Circa 1930's. Very thick layered porcelain is shiny and bright.Measures 19" in length X 14" in width. Minor edge nicks. One chip of note on top right hand border. Great sign in fabulous condition. Deep cobalt blue porcelain.

SOLD!

De Laval Cream Separator Parts Cabinet

DE LAVAL CREAM SEPARATORS OAK PARTS CABINET. VERY RARE! First one we've seen in over 30 years dealing in the collectibles business. Heavily embossed tin front with wonderful cream separator. " AGENCY FOR DE LAVAL CREAM SEPARATORS..THE WORLD'S STANDARD..ONE MILLION IN USE"  Tin sign center measures 19" in height X 13" in width and as mentioned is heavily embossed. There are a couple of tiny scratches on it and a couple of tiny rust spots. None serious. Wood cabinet opens to display different compartments and drawers that had held cream separator parts. There are a few actual parts still in the drawers. Total cabinet measures 24" in height X 18" in width withan 11" depth. Guaranteed 100% original. Great cabinet. 

SOLD!

Robin Hood Flour Sign

ROBIN HOOD FLOUR WAR SAVINGS STAMPS HEAVY CARDBOARD SIGN. Measures 24" in length X 18" in width. From Robin Hood Flour Mills Moose Jaw & Calgary. Circa 1940's. A heavy crease horizontally through Robin Hood and bottom of bag of flour. A second crease from top down to first crease. Scuffs & other minor creases. Great Robin Hood sign we have not seen before.

SOLD!

Canadian Pacific Porcelain Sign


CANADIAN PACIFIC EXPRESS PORCELAIN SIGN. Measures 20" in length X 13" in width. Removed from Belleville Freight Station in 1979 and was recently purchased from an old collection. Chipping primarily at mounting holes and around outside edges. Circa 1930's. Blue very slightly faded and a couple of white letters discolored.
SOLD!

Snapper Power Mowers Tin Embossed Sign

SNAPPER POWER MOWERS TIN EMBOSSED SIGN. Not real old but real neat..C.1980's.. Rolled edge border. Measures 24" in length X 18" in height. Nice graphics. Very minor wear.

SOLD!

Lifesavers Porcelain Sign

Lifesavers Candy & Gum porcelain sign. Measures 15" in length X  8 1/2" in width. Made in Canada by "GSW Screen Process" c. 1930's Face is nice & clean but a bit rough around edges. Great Lifesavers sign.

SOLD!

Speight Farm & Freight Wagons Advertising Poster


SPEIGHT FARM AND FREIGHT WAGONS FULL COLOR LITHOGRAPH ADVERTISING POSTER FROM MARKHAM, ONTARIO. Circa 1890 poster depicts 10 different products that the company manufactures and a view of their factory. Measures 35" in length X 24" in width. The Speight Wagon  Co. Markham Ont. poster itself was made by The London PTG & Litho Co. Original metal strips top and bottom. Poster has been mounted on a canvas. There are some creases and we have shrink wrapped it to further protect it. There is a piece missing on bottom left corner and several small pieces missing in white border only down right hand side. These early farm wagon posters are very hard to find and very desirable.
SOLD!

Baynes Buggies Advertising Poster


BAYNES BUGGIES PAPER LITHOGRAPH ADVERTISING POSTER. Circa 1890. Poster depicts 8 different buggies and carriages available as well as their plant. Measures 27" in length X 20 1/4" in width. The Bayne Carriage Co. Hamilton, Canada. The Home of Bayne Buggies St. John N.B. Montreal, Que. Regina Sask. Original metal strips top & bottom. Poster has been mounted on a canvas. There are some creases and we have shrink wrapped it to further protect it. These early buggy and transportation posters are very hard to find.
SOLD!

The Yorkshire Insurance Company Sign

THE YORKSHIRE INSURANCE COMPANY LTD. SIGN. Bevelled glass sign marked established 1824 Agency. Shows image of Westminster Abby. Has original brass hangers and chain. Sign made byBen Johnson & Co. Ltd. printers York. Tiny chip in edge of glass behind one of the brass hangers. Reverse glass image is perfect. Measures 13 1/2" in length X 10 1/4" in width.

SOLD!

U.S Army Air Force Porcelain Sign

U.S.ARMY U.S AIR FORCE 3 COLOR 2 SIDED PORCELAIN SIGN.Most likely hung out front of a recruiting office. Sign measures 37 1/2" in length X 25 1/4" in width.It has a few chips in the porcelain with light overall wear. We believe this sign is from the 1950's. Decent overall condition.

SOLD!

Black Horse Ale Tavern Sign


BLACK HORSE ALE 1950'S MOLDED PLASTIC TAVERN SIGN. Measures 21" in length X 21" in width. These signs hung in bars and taverns. The sign is from the Black Horse Brewery of Lachine, Quebec. They were famous for their Percheron horses, found on much of their advertising and is very much in demand. It is one of those cross over pieces..both horse and brewery collectors love this type of ad.
SOLD!

Salada Coffee Porcelain Sign

SALADA COFFEE DIE CUT PORCELAIN SIGN. "CAFE SALADA" made for the French Canadian market in Quebec . Sign made in Canada by P&M Orillia. Measures 12" in length X 12" in width. Light surface scratches and a few tiny edge nicks in the porcelain.

SOLD!

Candy Porcelain Sign

Lifesavers Candy & Gum porcelain sign. Measures 15" in length X  8 1/2" in width. Made in Canada by "GSW Screen Process" c. 1930's Face is nice & clean but a bit rough around edges. Great Lifesavers sign.

SOLD!

Railroad Crossing Sign

PORCELAIN RAILROAD CROSSING SIGN. Measures 48" in length X 48" in width. First porcelain one we've ever owned. Has refelectors built into each letter. Sign is stamped "Made in U.S.A. GRS" .Some chipping and there is a dent in the first "S" of "crossing". Very heavy sign ..still has original mounting bracket on back. Some of the reflectors are missing..

SOLD!

Ceresota Match Holder

CERESOTA PRIZE BREAD FLOUR OF THE WORLD. Tin embossed die cut match holder. Great image of a small boy. Round barrel is match holder. Circa 1910.
SOLD!

Salada Tea Porcelain Sign


SALADA TEA BLUE AND WHITE PORCELAIN DIE CUT  SIGN. Measures 19" in length X 10" in width. "THE SALADA EN PAGUETS METALLIQUES SEULEMENT" Made for the French Canadian market in Quebec, Canada. A few chips and some very light surface scratches.
SOLD!

Ranch Wear Embossed Sign


H BAR C RANCH WEAR WESTERN STYLED COMPOSITION EMBOSSED SIGN. Circa 1950's. Measures 15" in length X 12" in width X 1/4" thick. Has brackets on back for wall mounting. Has crazing in paint most visible in blue sky background. Nice strong colors.
SOLD!

Salada Tea Flange Sign

SALADA ORANGE PEKOE TEA 2 SIDED FLANGE SIGN. This sign is very heavy and a very early Salada Tea item. Just acquired from a private collection. I've been trying to get this for approximately 10 years. Very early "TEA POT" design. Don't beleive I have ever seen another one before. Large heavy flange measures 24" in length X 18" in width. Some chipping as per photos. Porcelain is nicely layered and is still shiny and bright. I would date this to the teens or 1920's. Fabulous ..very scarce sign.

SOLD!

Reverse Glass Painted Sign

JOHN McPHERSON & CO. FINE SHOES CIRCA 1890'S REVERSE GLASS PAINTED SIGN IN ORIGINAL APPLIED FLORAL DECORATED PLASTER ON WOOD FRAME. Measures 37 1/2" in width X 27 1/2" in height with a 3" wide frame. Letters are gold gilt reverse with mother of pearl & abalone highlights. Label under glass on front reads "UNSWORTH BROS. HAMILTON ONT." There is also a paper label on the back of the frame that reads "UNSWORTH BROS. MANUFACTURERS OF ADVERTISING SIGNS & SHOWCARDS OF EVERY DESCRIPTION HAMILTON, ONT". Black paint has very minor scratches, primarily on outside edges. Reverse gold paint and mother of pearl/abalone is near perfect.Gesso on frame has a few minor chips that would be easily repaired. Fabulous early General Store sign. Due to the delicate nature of this sign shipping is not an option. We will be glad to deliver it to any of the shows that we participate in.

SOLD!

Eveready Batteries Porcelain Sign

EVEREADY BATTERIES PORCELAIN SIGN. Circa 1930's. Measures 17" in length X 10" in width. "American Eveready Torch and Batteries". Depicts a bellhop holding an Eveready flashlight and two Eveready batteries. Porcelain is heavily layered but has lost some of its gloss. Great size and still displays very well.

SOLD!

XL Feed Service Tin Sign

XL FEED SERVICE TIN ADVERTISING SIGN. Excel Feed Service sign is circa 1950's. Great graphics of a man moving a load of XL feed products. Sign measures 47" in length  X 35" in width. Some minor creases and rust spots. There are half a dozen small nail holes. Bright colors. Unmarked as to origin but we believe this sign is Canadian.

SOLD!

Canadian Pacific Porcelain Sign


CANADIAN PACIFIC EXPRESS PORCELAIN SIGN. Measures 8' in length X 12" in width. Blue and white porcelain sign. Circa 1930's. This sign is from the train yards in Belleville Ontario. Sign has three original cast iron brackets for mounting that are 20" in length. There are a few chips primarily along bottom edge and three tiny nail holes. Porcelain is shiny bright in most places and will sparkle with a good wax job. Scarce sign.
SOLD!

Telephone Two Sided Light Up Sign

TELEPHONE TWO SIDED BLOWN PLASTIC LIGHT UP SIGN. Complete with decorative scroll iron or steel bracket. Bracket mounts to any wall or beam. Bracket measures 33" in length and has been sandblasted and painted grey. The telephone sign measures 30" in length X 6 1/2" in width X 3" in depth. Plugs into any 110V outlet. Plastic TELEPHONE faces with arrow are in perfect condition. Great sign for the home or business.

SOLD!

Cast Iron Heavy Equipment Sign



CAST IRON HEAVY EQUIPMENT SIGN.  Measures 20" in length X 5" in width. " THE HERBERT MORRIS CRANE & HOIST COMPANY LIMITED. NIAGRA FALLS LOAD 1/2 TON" Sign has been cleaned, possibly sand blasted.

SOLD!

PEPSI-COLA EASEL BACK CARDBOARD SIGN. Circa 1960's. Mint unused condition. Measures 30" in height X 20" in width. "Now it's Pepsi for those who think young" Pretty girl and her bottle of Pepsi. Sign came out of the Westport Ontario general store/ice cream parlor. Easel on back has never been opened. Nice clean Pepsi-Cola sign in mint unused condition.
SOLD!

Canadian Pepsi Tin Litho Sign

BUVEZ (DRINK) PEPSI CANADIAN TIN LITHO SIGN. Made in Canda by St. Thomas Metal Signs 1964. This bottle sign measures 47 1/2" in length X 17 1/4" in width. There are small nail holes down both sides and across bottom edge where it was hung at one time. Colors are strong and bright. Great bottle graphics.

SOLD!

Globe & Rutgers Insurance Sign

GLOBE & RUTGERS FIRE INSURANCE CO. NEW YORK ALUMINUM INSURANCE SIGN. Measures 20" in length X 14" in width. Features image of Atlas holding globe of the world on his back. Sign is in excellent condition with very light surface sratches.

SOLD!

Tin Palm Push O'Keefe's


O'KEEFE'S TIN PALM PUSH. Circa 1950's. Measures 11 1/4" in length X 3 1/2" in width.  Excellent condition. Shows very minor signs of wear.
SOLD!

Canadian Club Whiskey Tin Sign


CANADIAN CLUB WHISKEY TIN SIGN. Measures 30" in length X 19" in width. " BY APPOINTMENT SUPPLIERS OF CANADIAN CLUB WHISKEY TO THE LATE KING GEORGE VI HIRAM WALKER & SONS LTD. WALKERVILLE CANADA" 1950's sign was made in England for the Canadian market. Some light scratches and wear. We don't get a lot of whiskey advertising.
SOLD!

Purity Flour 1918 Calendar


PURITY FLOUR CALENDAR 1918. Has complete original date pad. Measures 31" in length X 18" in width. "THE EMPIRE'S STRENGTH PURITY FLOUR MORE BREAD AND BETTER BREAD - LIGHT FLAKY PASTRY" WESTERN CANADA FLOUR MILLS CO. LIMITED. Fabulous image shows a fleet of battle ships in full speed. Calendar is in excellent to near mint condition with just a tiny bit of edge damage on right hand side. War time calendar would display great framed.
SOLD!

Pepsi Steel 2 Sided Bottle Rack Sign

PEPSI COLA TAKE HOME AN EXTRA CARTON STEEL 2 SIDED BOTTLE RACK SIGN. Circa 1960's.Measures 16 1/4" in width X 14" in height. Excellent overall condition with just minor scratches.

SOLD!

Borden's Ice Cream Sign

BORDEN'S 1/2 GALLON BULK ICE CREAM PACKAGE EASEL BACK SIGN. Mint never used. Measures 29" in length X 19 1/2" in width. Has a circa 1960's box with Elsie the Cow. "Keep it in your freezer..HANDY..ECONOMICAL" Sign came out of the Westport, Ontario general store/ice cream parlor. Easels on back have never been opened. Fabulous kitchen sign in mint unused condition.
SOLD!

Genuine Wiss Scissors Tin Display Sign

GENUINE WISS STAY SHARP TIN DIE CUT DISPLAY SCISSORS. Circa 1910. These came out of an old hardware store in Cornwall, ON. Measures 36" in length X 12" in width. Has a chain for hanging and also has a tin fold out on the back that would allow it to sit on a counter. Tin litho is great. Very minor nicks & scratches. Fabulous store display piece.

SOLD!

Gillette Safety Razor Tin Embossed Sign

GILLETTE SAFETY RAZOR TIN EMBOSSED SIGN. Circa 1920's. Measures 19 3/4" in length X 13 1/2" in width. "THE Gillette Safety Razor Known The World Over Get Yours To-Day MADE IN CANADA" Sign made by the Thos. Davidson Mfg. Co. Limited Metal Signs. Sign is in near mint to mint condition and is spectacular. Embossed letters. Very minor wrinkles. Top right mounting hole has scratches. Sign displays very well. We have never seen another one in any condition.
SOLD!

Cadbury's Chocolates Sign

CADBURY'S CHOCOLATES porcelain sign.Measures 6' in length X 2' in height.Chipping around outside edges plus there is some loss of metal on outside edges.Blue is nice deep cobalt. Displays well. c.1910. Great chocolate sign.

SOLD!

General Electric Cast Brass Sign


GENERAL ELECTRIC BRASS OR BRONZE CAST CONVEX SIGN. Measures 15" in diameter with a 3/8" thick outside edge. Art Deco swirls surrounding G.E. monogram. Circa 1920's. Possibly earlier. Not sure if it was used on a building or large piece of machinery. Great original patina.
SOLD!

Whiting Tiger Crane Porcelain Sign


WHITING TIGER CRANE 1930'S PORCELAIN SIGN. Measures 48" in length X 24" in width. Possibly used directly on a very large crane. Sign made by VERIBRITE SIGNS CHICAGO. This company had offices in U.S.A. Canada and South America. Black, white and orange colors are strong, glossy and bright. Great image of tiger in attack stance. Porcelain is heavily layered. Chips along top border and around all 6 factory mounting holes. Real nice sign.
SOLD!

Drewerys Dry Ginger Ale Tin Embossed Soda


DREWERYS DRY GINGER ALE TIN EMBOSSED SODA POP SIGN. "CANADA'S PRIDE" Sign measures 20" in length X 13 1/2" in width. Depicts an RCMP officer and bottle. "DRINK DREWERYS DRY GINGER ALE" .Tin embossed sign made by A.M. Patton Adv. Agency Winnipeg. Sign has 5 tiny holes across face of the sign. Light scratches and minor creases to this 1940's sign.  Strong bright colors. Displays nicely.
SOLD!

Fur Manufacturer Tin Sign

FUR MANUFACTURER TIN SIGN. "Buy Your Furs Direct From W. Wolman  Fur Manufacturer 117 River St. West Prince Albert (Saskatchewan) Let Us repair or Remodel Your Furs". Sign has embossed lettering in areas. Measures 18" in length X 9 3/4" in width. Sign is in mint un-used condition. Circa 1930's.

SOLD!

Robin Hood Flour Sign

ROBIN HOOD FLOUR PORCELAIN ENAMEL SIGN WITH DEPICTION OF ROBIN HOOD. "Milled from washed wheat". Measures 6' in length X 30" in width. One small nail hole above the "R" of flour and two tiny chips to the left of "F" of flour. A couple of the gromet holes have chips.. This is the cleanest one of these we have ever owned. Great graphics. Shiny bright porcelain.

SOLD!

Old Chum Tobacco Sign

OLD CHUM TOBACCO 1920"s-30's PORCELAIN SIGN. Measures 35 1/2" in length X 15" in width. "EVERYBODY SMOKES OLD CHUM TOBACCO" white letters outlined in black on dark cobalt blue. Thick heavy porcelain. Some chipping primarily on outside edges with two 1 1/2" cuts into sign on bottom right hand corner. Great size. Porcelain remains shiny and bright.

SOLD!

Telephone Service Porcelain Flange Sign

PORCELAIN 2 SIDED TELEPHONE SERVICE FLANGE SIGN. Measures 11 1/2" X 11" circa 1930's.

SOLD!

Magic Baking Powder Push Plate

MAGIC BAKING POWDER PORCELAIN PUSH PLATE. Circa 1920'S. Yellow with navy blue lettering. Light surface scratches. Very minor nicks in dark blue border. French "LA POUDRE A PATE MAGIQUE NE CONTIENT PAS D'ALUN" loosely translates to "MAGIC BAKING POWDER CONTAINS NO ALUM"

SOLD!

Lyon's Tea Push Plate

LYON'S TEA PORCELAIN DIE CUT PUSH PLATE. Measures 10" in length X 3" in width. Push plate is convex. Has light surface scratches but no chips in porcelain to speak of. This is a very scarce door push. Circa 1930's.

SOLD!

Hunting and Trapping Porcelain Sign

HUNTING AND TRAPPING PROHIBITED ONTARIO CROWN GAME RESERVE DEPARTMENT OF LANDS AND FORESTS PORCELAIN ENAMEL SIGN. Measures 12" square. Made by P&M ( Porcelain & Metal Products) Orillia, ON. Face of sign is in great condition with the only chips on the outside edges. A tiny bit of surface scratching.

SOLD!

Peer's Tin Soda Pop Sign

DRINK PEER'S PURELY REFRESHING SMALL TIN SODA POP SIGN. This company was located in Montreal, Quebec, Canada. Measures 15 1/2" in length X 10 1/2" in width. Minor rust along left hand edge in the red border. Small stain on bottom right hand corner. Sign is in excellent condition. Circa 1950's.
SOLD!

Salada Tea Die Cut Tea Pot Sign

SALADA TEA DIE CUT TEA POT.Circa 1930's "THE SALADA" made for the french Canadian market in Quebec, Canada. Measures 12" in length X 8 1/4" in width. Sign is convex. There is a chip on the handle of the tea pot on top left corner. There is slight discoloration under the word "SALADA"..Not serious..This is a very hard sign to find.

SOLD!

Vam Tin Barber shop Sign

BARBER SHOP TIN SIGN.TRY NEW VAM 3 NATURAL OILS FOR HEALTHY HANDSOME HAIR. Tin 2 sided sign. Made in Canada 1956. Measures 28 1/4" in length X 8 3/4" in width with a 3" flange base to allow positioning on counter top. Minor nicks and scratches. Displays well.

SOLD!

Silver Spring Ale Tin Sign

SILVER SPRING INDIA PALE ALE SIGN FROM SILVER SPRING BREWERY CO. LTD. SHERBROOKE, QUEBEC. Circa 1930's. Measures 19 1/2" in length X 8 3/4' in width. Original string hanger. Lettering, glass full of beer and bottle are embossed. Near mint condition with signs of very minor wear.

SOLD!

Indian Motorcycle Advertising Sign

INDIAN MOTORCYCLES MODEL 249 SCOUT CARDBOARD ADVERTISING SIGN. Measures 21 7/7" in length X 14" in width. Minor water stain on outside edges. There is an endorsement by Ted Edwards famous motorcycle rider."The greatest thing that ever happened to advance the sport of motorcycling is the introduction of the new Indian lightweight motorcycles"

SOLD!

Dairy Tin Sign

TIN DIECUT COW BELL SHAPED SIGN. "WE INVEST AMERICAN DAIRY ASSOCIATION". Sign measures 14" in length X 11" in width. Neat dairy sign. Circa 1950's. Near mint condition.

SOLD!

7 UP Tin Sign 6 Pack

FRESH UP WITH 7UP THE ALL FAMILY DRINK LARGE TIN SIGN. Dated 1956. Fabulous condition and fabulous graphics. Made in Canada by S.T.M.S. Wonderful image of cardboard 6 pack. Sign measures 60" in height X 35 1/2" in width..Sign is in mint condition never used outdoors. One tiny 2" small crease between the "F" and the "R" of FRESH. Very minor! Colors and condition like the first day it was made.

SOLD!

Gurney Scales Porcelain Sign

GURNEY SCALES RED & WHITE PORCELAIN SIGN FROM GSW SCREEN PROCESS PAT'D. Circa 1930's. Small edge chips on white border. Minor staining on white lettering. Measures 30" in length X 8" in width. Nice scale sign.

SOLD!

Salada Tea Sign

1930'S CONVEX PORCELAIN SALADA TEA SIGN.  "Fresh from the gardens"  Sign measures 23" in length X 10" in width. There are chips around the outside edges. Very minor surface wear. Porcelain is still shiny & bright. Fairly scarce sign in very decent overall condition.

SOLD!

Dawes Brewery Black Horse Tray

DAWES BREWERY 1930'S PORCELAIN ENAMEL SERVING TRAY. Depicts one of their prize percheron horses "LEO MAGNUS II". Black Horse Ale & Porter. Two chips on inside right hand edge and a couple on the dark green outside border. This tray is hard to find with a strong image like this one.

SOLD!

Molson's Ale Tin Tray

MOLSON'S ALE 1930'S TIN SERVING TRAY. Tin lithograph tray made in Canada by General Steel Wares. Measures 13" in diameter with a 1" deep rim. The tin litho trays like these are hard to find in excellent condition. Very minor nicks and scratches. Has Molson's trademark crown & anchor. Nice tray.

SOLD!

Wilson Bulk Cooler Steel Painted Sign

WILSON BULK COOLER STEEL PAINTED SIGN. Circa 1950's measures 26" in length X 9 1/4" in width. We beleive this is a milk cooler product. Interesting robot like character holding a thermometer. Very minor nicks in paint.

SOLD!

Cudahy's Ham Tin Sign

CUDAHY'S BOILED HAM SIGN. This tin embossed sign reads "The Taste Tells". Sign made by Kaufmann & Strauss Co. N.Y.. Circa 1910. Great graphics of a large ham, cutlery & serving tray. Measures 17 3/4" X 11 3/4". Extra hole in top border and a few paint chips mostly in green border. Great Kitchen sign.

SOLD!

Ovido Cigars Porcelain Sign

OVIDO CONGRESS 1O CENTS CIGARS HEAVY PORCELAIN SIGN.Measures 28" in length X 14" in width. Made by W.F Vilas Company Limited Cowansville P.Q. Circa 1930. Sign is near mint with only a couple of tiny chips in white border. Displays beautifully. Never seen one of these before.

SOLD!

Telephone Pay Station Porcelain Flange Sign

TELEPHONE PAY STATION 1920'S PORCELAIN TWO SIDED FLANGE SIGN. Measures 18" in length X 8" wide. White on cobalt. Measures 18" in length X 8" in width. Has a 3/4" X 1" repair in blue above 3rd "E" in telephone on 1 side. One chip on flanged edge 1" X 3/4". Porcelain is shiny & bright. Just a great sign.

SOLD!

Red Salada Tea Die Cut Porcelain Sign

SALADA TEA RED DIE CUT PORCELAIN SIGN. Circa 1930's. Measures 12 1/2" in length X 5 1/4" in width. Made for the Salada Tea Company of Canada Limited Toronto. Two tiny, tiny edge chips on bottom left. A couple of light surface scrathces. Excellent overall condition.

SOLD!

Salada Tea Porcelain Push Plate

SALADA TEA 1930'S DIE-CUT PORCELAIN ENAMEL PUSH PLATE. Measures 9 3/4" in length X 2 1/2" in width. Plate is slightly convex. One small chip on top right hand side otherwise mint with bright & shiny porcelain.

SOLD!

Orange Crush Wood Thermometer

ORANGE CRUSH WOOD THERMOMETER.Made in U.S.A..Pat'd 1937.Tube is intact and working. Minor paint nicks & rubs. Pictures krinkle bottle & CRUSHY. Measures 14" in length X 3 7/8 in width.Very decent overall condition.

SOLD!

Orange Crush Masonite Thermometer

ORANGE CRUSH MASONITE THERMOMETER. Made in U.S.A. 1943. Measures 16" in length X 4 1/2" in width. Has krinkle bottle and CRUSHY. Tube is there but cracked so the thermometer is not working. Minor touch up on top hole and minor touch up near bottom hole.Overall very decent condition.

SOLD!

Sterling Hudson Coal Porcelain Keyhole Sign

STERLING HUDSON COAL DIE CUT PORCELAIN KEYHOLE SIGN. Circa 1930's. Fresh find out of an old warehouse being torn down locally. Sign is shiny and bright. Measures only 10" in length X 8" in width. Great little piece.

SOLD!

The Great West Life Assurance Porcelain Sign

AGENCY OF THE GREAT-WEST LIFE ASSURANCE CO. PORCELAIN ENAMEL ADVERTISING SIGN. Measures 18" in length X 12" in width. Minor wear and chips primarily on outside edges. Sign still has decent shine. Circa 1910.

SOLD!

Salada Tea Porcelain Paper Rack Sign

SALADA TEA PORCELAIN BILINGUAL PAPER RACK SIGN.This black & yellow sign would of been used at the end of a counter in an old general store mounted on top of paper rack for wrapping . This two sided sign is circa 1930's. Measures 18" in length X 3 1.2" in height and has a flanged edge for mounting on top of paper rack. Near mint condition. Just one tiny speck of a chip on top edge above 1st "A" in SALADA on english side.

SOLD!

The Ferry Coal Company Porcelain Thermometer

THE FERRY COAL CO.LTD. LATTIMER COAL LEHIGH PORCELAIN ENAMEL ADVERTISING THERMOMETER.Made in Canada by General Steel Wares. Circa 1930. Nice red,white and blue colors. A couple of small chips at top and two tiny ones on bottom corners. Shiny bright porcelain.

SOLD!

Porcelain Insurance Sign Atlas Assurance Company

AGENCY ATLAS ASSURANCE COMPANY LIMITED FOUNDED 1808 PORCELAIN ENAMEL SIGN.Measures 17" in length X 13" in width. Porcleain is shiny and bright. Sign is in near-mint to mint condition. Circa 1920's.

SOLD!

North America Insurance Porcelain Sign

NORTH AMERICA INSURANCE COMPANY FOUNDED 1792 PORCELAIN ENAMEL SIGN.Sign made by Benj.W. Woodburn, Montreal. Thick layered porcelain is in excellent condition with only one chip on bottom right hand corner. Porcelain is shiny and bright. Circa 1910. Measures 18" in length X 12" in width.

SOLD!

Royal Canadian Mounted Police Porcelain Sign

ROYAL CANADIAN MOUNTED POLICE MULTI-COLOR PORCELAIN ENAMEL SIGN IN ORIGINAL OAK FRAME WITH STEEL MOUNTING BRACKETS ON BACK. Sign itself measures 23" in length X 15 1/2" in width and is in mint condition. We count at least 8 colors consisting of 3 different shades of cobalt blue,yellow,red,white,brown and green. Including the oak frame sign measures 27 1/2" in length X 20" in width. These signs were used in the R.C.M.P. detachments. We believe this sign to be circa 1950's. Fabulous sign in mint condition.

SOLD!

Early Belanger Plows Tin Advertising Sign

A. BELANGER PLOWS MONTMAGNY, QUE. TIN ADVERTISING SIGN. Circa 1890's made by MacDonald Mfg. Co. Limited Toronto. Sign measures 27 1/2" in length X 19 1/2" in width. It is lithographed on very light weight tin indicative of very early advertising signs. There is rust on left hand edge. There is light surface rust across th etop center of the sign. The sign is lightly faded. Sign depicts a man riding a very early horse drawn plow. Fabulous early sign that still displays very nicely.

SOLD!

Colonial Coach Lines Die Cut Steel Painted Sign

COLONIAL COACH LINES AGENCY DIE-CUT STEEL PAINTED SIGN 1920-30'S. Measures 26" in length X 24 1/2" in width. One side has bright colors with light scratches and a few rust spots. Reverse side is faded (red) but has less wear. A great transportation sign.

SOLD!

CPR Cast Iron Plaque

CPR CAST IRON PLAQUE WITH BEAVER SITTING ON LOG. Measures 7" in length X 6" in width. Has factory holes on each side where it was mounted. Not sure where or what it was originally used for. Guaranteed old and original.

SOLD!

Advertising Door Push Bars

PUSH BARS PRESENTLY IN STOCK

PANCO HEELS & SOLES PORCELAIN - SOLD!

CAFE RED ROSE THE TIN - SOLD!

SILVERWOODS ICE CREAM PORCELAIN - SOLD!

SMOKE BUCKINGHAM PORCELAIN -SOLD!

7UP FIRST AGAINST THIRST TIN - SOLD!

7UP  FRESH UP CA RAVIGOTE - SOLD!

Brass Sign Ohio Locomotive Crane Co.

THE OHIO LOCOMOTIVE CRANE CO. BRASS SIGN.Measures 16" X 12" X 3/8" thick. THE OHIO LOCOMOTIVE CRANE CO. MODEL LC300 LOCOMOTIVE CRANE.SAFE LOADS WITH 50 FT. BOOM WITH SCALE.Great industrial locomotive item. Possibly used by railway crane car for lifting loads on to flatbead train cars. Heavily embossed.

SOLD!

Royal Bank of Canada Brass Sign

THE ROYAL BANK OF CANADA BRASS SIGN. Measures 27 1/2" in length X 17 1/2" in width. Sign from a Royal Bank Building. Each brass letter is individually fastened to brass plate on back. Can't find a makers name on sign. Our best quess is these signs are circa 1930's being of such fabulous quality.We have one english and one french. These great signs weigh approx. 15-20 lbs each.

Sold separately

PRICE:  FRENCH SIGN -SOLD!

             ENGLISH SIGN -SOLD!

Salada Tea Porcelain Die Cut Package Sign

SALADA TEA "ROUND CORNERS" VERSION OF YELLOW PORCELAIN DIE CUT TEA PACKAGE.This sign also comes in "square corner" version which is easier to find. Measures 15 1/2" in length X 8" in width. Tiny tiny chips on 3 of 4 mounting holes. Porcelain is shiny & bright. Circa 1940's.Difficult sign to find.

SOLD!

Bulls Head Ginger Ale Porcelain Palm Push

BULLS HEAD GINGER ALE ROUND PORCELAIN PALM PRESS. Measures 4" in diameter. Circa 1930's. Bulls Head Ginger Ale was sold by Bryant Beverages from Sherbrooke Quebec, Canada, Plate is shiny & bright but does have chips on mounting holes around outside edge. There is also on teenie tiny nick on bulls face and one scratch. A very hard push plate to find.

SOLD!

Bell Telephone Porcelain Calendar

THE BELL TELEPHONE COMPANY OF CANADA 1930'S PORCELAIN ENAMEL PERPETUAL CALENDAR. All cardboard cards for months,days of week and date numbers are here. Sign made in Canada by P&M Orillia. Measures 17" in length X 11 1/2" in width. One dime size chip on left hand border and two micro chips on bottom blue edge of border.

SOLD!

Dr. Daniels' Tin Sign

USE DR.A.C. DANIELS' HORSE CAT DOG MEDICINES FOR HOME TREATMENT TIN EMBOSSED SIGN. Measures 28" in length X 17 1/2" in width. Circa 1910 sign. Has minor scratches. Displays very well.

SOLD!

Cunard Anchor Donaldson Lines Calendar

CUNARD ANCHOR AND DONALDSON LINES CELLULOID CALENDAR DATED 1927.Front pictures the AQUITANIA as well as the agents name W.H. HENRY LTD 286 ST. JAMES ST. MONTREAL QUEBEC. Back has full 1927 calendar as well as a list of ports they serve. Measures 4" in length X 2" in width. Excellent condition.

SOLD!

Molson Brewery Porcelain Corner Sign

1930'S MOLSON BREWERY PORCELAIN ENAMEL CORNER SIGN. "BIERE MOLSON ALE" Black, yellow and white sign measures 48" in length X 10 1/2" in width. These signs were used on outside corners of taverns, bars and grocery stores in teh 1930's. Beautiful shine. It does have chips as per photos. These signs are increasingly difficult to find.

SOLD!

Pepsi Cola Bottle Rack Sign

PEPSI COLA PAINTED STEEL BOTTLE RACK SIGN. Dates to the 1950's. Measures 31" in length X 15" in width. "EMPORTEZ-EN UN CARTON" translates loosely to  "Take a Carton" Sign made for the French Canadian market in Quebec Canada. Colors are nice and bright with light surface scratches.

SOLD!

Master Feeds Porcelain Sign

MASTER FEEDS CIRCA 1930'S PORCELAIN ENAMEL ADVERTISING SIGN. Measures 48" in length X 12" in width. Nice  3 color sign with bright  yellow/blue & red colors. Sign has a few minor chips and some light surface scratches, none serious and sign displays very well.

SOLD!

Hires Root Beer Sign

HIRES ROOT BEER CARDBOARD ADVERTISING SIGN.Circa 1930's. Artist signed "Bradshaw Crandell" Litho in U.S.A. F-69.Measures 11 1/4" in length X 7 3/4" in width. Small ding on bottom left hand corner. Excellent overall condition.

SOLD!

Province of Quebec Provincial Highway Sign

PROVINCE OF QUEBEC CANADA ROUTE A 11 PROVINCIAL HIGHWAY SIGN. Painted steel in silver and black. Measures 16" in length X 12" in width. First one we've ever seen.We beleive it to be circa 1930's. Tiny nail holes, light scratches and edge wear. Overall decent condition.

SOLD!

Five Roses Flour Push Plate

FIVE ROSES FLOUR PORCELAIN PUSH PLATE.Circa 1940's. Measures 11 1/2" in length X 4" in width. One chip in red border on outside edge. Barely visible from front but it is there. Porcelain is shiny & bright. Gloss is spectacular. No touch -ups or repairs. Guaranteed old and original.

SOLD!

Canadian Pacific Steamships Paper Under Glass

CANADIAN PACIFIC STEAMSHIPS EMPRESS OF BRITAIN PAPER UNDER GLASS LITHO SIGN IN ORIGINAL MARKED FRAME.Overall size 34 1/2" in length X 25" in height. Image size 30" X 20". Artist signed by Norman Wilkinson. Print is in excellent condition with very minor signs of wear. Circa 1920's.

SOLD!

Uptown Tin Pop Sign

DRINK UPTOWN CRYSTAL CLEAR...CRYSTAL PURE... TIN POP SIGN. Made in Canada Barker 62. Sign measures 27 1/4" in length X 19 1/4" in width.Sign is near mint condition with just a couple of scratches on raised border. Probably never hung, certainly not outside. Shiny & bright.

SOLD!

Vernor's Ginger Ale Bottle Rack Sign

VERNOR'S GINGER ALE STEEL 2 SIDED BOTTLE RACK SIGN. Thick painted sign measures 15 1/2" in length X 5 1/2" in width. Printed on bottom edge is  FORM NO.48 PRINTED IN U.S.A...Excellent to near mint condition.

SOLD!

Wildfire Chocolate Bar Tin Sign

WILDFIRE CHOCOLATE BAR TIN SIGN .PATTERSON CHOCOLATES LIMITED TORONTO. Circa 1930's. Nice graphic image of bar and box, Meaures 23 1/2" in length X 17 1/4" in width. Signed M.M. Co. (McDonald Manufacturing Co.) Wear on large letters "FIRE". Some wear on blue around  letters LATE & BAR. The red lettering on box WILDFIRE the "W" "I" and "D" have lost some color. The flaming letters are fabulous.  Only seen this sign once or twice before and they were both wrecks. Real nice colorful sign.

SOLD!

1948 Calendar International Harvester

INTERNATIONAL HARVESTER 1948 CALANDER FROM ANDERSON HARDWARE CAMPBELLFORD, ONTARIO. Has complete 1948 date pad. Titled "PLAYMATES" artwork by Frederic Mizen. Measures 20" in length X 13" in width. Small tear, minor creases, very minor staining. Displays very well.

SOLD!

Fort Garry Flour Mills Calendar

FORT GARRY FLOUR MILLS MONTREAL CANADA COMPLETE 1938 CALENDAR UNUSED. Near mint condition with just very faint foxing in the top of the blue sky.Measures 33 1/2" in length X 16" in width. Picture of a very pretty lady with a red banner that reads "CANADIAN SUNSHINE" The small flour bags on either side of the date pad are for "GOLDRIM" & "CINDERELLA" flour. Great graphics.

SOLD!

Perceval Plow & Stove Porcelain Sign

PERCIVAL PLOW & STOVE CO. LTD. PORCELAIN SIGN. Circa 1920's. Agent  the Percival Plow & Stove Co. Ltd. Merrickville, Ont.. This red & white sign measures 36" in length X 14" in width. It has several chips mostly at mounting holes. Porcelain remains fairly shiny. Displays well. Not an easy sign to find.

SOLD!

OlD Dutch Cleanser Porcelain Sign

OLD DUTCH CLEANSER CHASES DIRT 10 CENTS CAN PORCELAIN ADVERTISING SIGN.Circa 1910. Large sign measures 32" in length X 22" in width. Sign made by B.S Co. 166 N. State St. Chic. Colors are shiny & bright. Chipping mostly around edges. Thick layered porcelain.

SOLD!

Oshawa Dairy Porcelain Sign

OSHAWA DAIRY LTD. PRODUCTS SOLD HERE PORCELAIN SIGN. Great small size measuring only 14" in length X 10" in width. Heavy thick layered porcelain. Just very tiny nicks on outside edges. The "S" of SOLD has two spots which are not chips but manufacturers flaws.

SOLD!

Canadian National Wood Sign

CANADIAN NATIONAL EXPRESS DOMESTIC & FOREIGN MONEY ORDERS DESK TOP WOOD SIGN. Circa 1940's. Measures

11 3/4" in length X 4 3/4" in width X 2 3/4" in depth.Neat little sign in excellent condition.

SOLD!

Evinrude Advertising Sign

EVINRUDE ELTO CUB HEAVY CARDBOARD ADVERTISING SIGN. Measures 31 1/2" in height X 25" in width. Circa 1939-40. Sign printed in very colorful silk screen process. Fabulous colors. Has 6 tiny tack holes where it was hung on a wall at one time. "ELTO CUB WORLD'S LIGHTEST OUTBOARD $26.50 F.O.B.MLW. WEIGHS ONLY 8 1/2 LBS. SPEED up to 5 miles an hour RUNS 10 HOURS ON ONE GALLON OF FUEL. Built by EVINRUDE.

SOLD!

Campbell & Co's Ales Sign

CAMPBELL & CO'S ALES  EDINBURGH PAPER LITHOGRAPH SIGN. Marked "Brewers to her Majesty By Special Appointment." Circa 1900. Lithographer is J.M. Johnson & Sons Printers, 56 Hatten Garden London. Print was found rolled up in a tube and is in mint unused condition. Gold litho in shield and outlining letters are spectacular to see. We have it shrink wrapped to photograph and protect it. Print size is 26" in length X 20" in width. Fabulous print in fabulous condition..

SOLD!

Salada Tea Porcelain Sign

SALADA TEA PORCELAIN SIGN.  This sign is die cut and bombay shaped to depict a teapot. Measures 11 3/4" in length X 8 1/4" in width. Tiny flake on "D" in SALADA. Small chip on bottom edge. Very light surface scratches. Very hard sign to find. Circa 1930's.

SOLD!

Canadian Womens Army Corp Sign

CANADIAN WOMENS ARMY CORP RECRUITING CARDBOARD SIGN. Designed and used in the 1940's to help recruit Canadian women to join the war effort. "Badge of Honour" CANADIAN WOMENS ARMY CORPS- NEEDS YOU NOW FOR SERVICE ANYWHERE- ENQUIRE AT NEAREST RECRUITING CENTRE. Sign measures 21" in length X 11" in width.Excellent condition with strong bright colors.

SOLD!

Kik Cola Tin Push Plate

KIK COLA TIN PUSH PLATE. Measures 14" in length X 4" in width. Made in Canada by Barker 1964. One scratch across the bottle above the KIK logo otherwise sign is near mint.

SOLD!

The King's Highway 15 Porcelain Sign

THE KING'S HIGHWAY 15 ONT PORCELAIN SIGN.Circa 1930's. Two chips in crown touched up and a few edge chip touch ups. Stain to the left of the "1" is not a repair or touch up. These highway signs are considered scarce.

SOLD!

The King's Highway 29 Porcelain Sign

THE KING'S HIGHWAY 29 ONT PORCELAIN SIGN. Circa 1930's. Three chips touched up on face and a few edge touch ups. 1 1/4" chip on "O" in ONT with a Ž" egg shaped chip on top of the ŝ". The jewel on top of the crown was bent, repositioned and touched up. Measures 19" in length X 12" in width. These porcelain signs are considered scarce.

SOLD!

Tooke Bros Shirts Sign

C. 1930's :SHIRTS BY TOOKE BROS. LIMITED. LARGE CARDBOARD SIGN. Measures 33 1/2" in length X 24" in width. Artist signed G.K. O'Dell. Sign was originally an easel back but the fold out support is missing which in no way affects the piece. Near mint condition with just a tiny bit of moisture wrinkle on the bottom edge. Displays like new. Would look great framed.

SOLD!

Tuckett's Tobacco Tin Sign

TUCKETTS ORINOCO TOBACCO  "CUT COARSE FOR PIPE" "CUT FINE FOR CIGARETTES" tin embossed sign. Measures 36" in length X 11 3/4 in width. From Tucketts Tobacco Co. Hamilton ontario. 4 colors. Outside edges have rust damage. Signs would be mint had they not be thrown to the dump and then rescued from the  dump 30 odd years ago and are just coming to market for the first time now. Nice signs.

SOLD!

Tuckett's Tobacco Sign

TUCKETTS T&B PLUG & CUT TOBACCOS " FAVORITES FOR OVER 60 YEARS" tin embossed strip sign. Measures 20" in length X 4 1/2" in width. Sign from Tucketts Tobacco Co. Hamilton Ontario. Four colors. Flimsy tin. Yellow borders have rust damage. Strong colors overall. One of two different Tucketts signs recovered from a dump 30 odd years ago but coming to market for first time.

SOLD!

Barn Roofer Sign

CIRCA 1930'S BARNS CORRUGATED IRON SOLD HERE TIN SIGN.Roofers Supply Co. Limited Toronto, London, Windsor, Ottawa, Montreal. Warrented Reg. 1924 Council Standard Extra Heavy Coating. Measures 23 1/4" in length X 17 1/2" in width. Sign made by Charles Baker Limited. One 2 1/2" crease above the barn otherwise sign is near mint. Very unusual & scarce sign.

SOLD!

Stillicious Tin Sign

STILLICIOUS THE CHOCOLATE DAIRY DRINK TIN SIGN. Little boy and most of the writing on sign is embossed. Sign made by the St. Thomas Metal Signs Ltd. St. Thomas Ont. Flimsy tin sign has been mounted on a 3/8" piece of plywood. Sign has scratches, dents. light rust on edges and a few small holes. All that being said the graphics and colors are great. Measures 27 1/2" in hight X 9 3/4" in width. Nice kitchen sign..Very unusual ..I have never seen one before..

SOLD!

7-UP Tin Sign

7-UP EMBOSSED TIN ADVERTISING SIGN. Circa 1950's. Great small size measuring only 18" in length X 15 1/4" in width. Very minor scratches. Strong bright colors.

SOLD!

Boswell Porcelain Push Plate

BOSWELL (BEER) PORTER ALE CURVED 1930'S PORCELAIN PUSH PLATE.Sign is from Boswell Brewery Quebec Canada. Measures 12 1/2" in length X 4" in width. Sign has a couple of very-very minor surface sratches that would easily wax out, otherwise sign is shiny & bright with no defects and  no repairs. This is the scarce english version of this already hard to find push plate.

SOLD!

Diamond Dye Cabinet

DIAMOND DYE CABINET THE GOVERNESS. This is one of the large size cabinets in the Diamond Dye series and datesf rom 1905 or 1906. Wood cabinet has been refinished. Back doors are rough but that isn't the important part of one of these cabinets. The embossed tin sign with the Governess and Children playing is in excellent condition with minimal wear but there are traces of paint along the edges where it meets the wood trim. Colors are strong & bright. Measures 30" in height X 23" in width. X 10" in depth.

SOLD!

Dr. Daniels' Cabinet

 

DR. DANIELS' VETERINARY MEDICINES DISPLAY CABINET. Circa 1900. Would have sat on counter of an old general store to dispense veterinary products. Oak cabinet with embossed tin sign displaying different veterinary products for horses,cattle & dogs. Wood cabinet measures 28" in height X 21 1/2" in width X 7 1/2" in depth. Cabinet is in excellent condition. Tin sign is approx. 19" in height X 13 1/2" in width.Colors are strong and bright with just tiny specks of dirt on tin. Scarce cabinet!.

SOLD!

Fry's Cocoa Push Plate

FRY'S COCOA TIN PUSH PLATE.Circa 1920's. Measures 11 3/4" in length X 3 3/8" in width.  Sign reads "FRY'S PURE BREAKFAST COCOA -FRY -CADBURY LTD. MONTREAL...for QUALITY FLAVOUR & FOOD VALUE".Has embossed cocoa can on top. Plate is mint un-used but does have a couple of minor creases in tin. Great Canadian push plate that we have never seen before.

SOLD!

Grape Whiz Soda Tin Sign

GRAPE WHIZ SODA TIN EMBOSSED SIGN.Circa 1930's. Measures 19 1/2" in length X 14" in width. Sign made by American Art Sign Co. BKLYN N.Y Label on bottle reads in part manufactured by Whistle Co. U.S.A. The sign has darkened on about 1/4 of the sign on the right hand side. There are a few tiny nail holes around outside edges. Still displays well. Great colors.

SOLD!

Victory Bonds Poster

WWI VICTORY BONDS POSTER. Measures 36" in length X 24" in width. Top left corner is missing and there are some tears and wear on the top left hand side."RE-ESTABLISH HIM    IT'S UP TO US    BUY VICTORY BONDS ". Printed on bottom left corner is WP10 . Pictures a soldier contemplating his future when he returns from war. Strong bold colors. Overall very decent condition.

SOLD!

Lyon's Tea Push Plate

BUY LYON'S TEA PORCELAIN PUSH PLATE. This die cut push plate dates circa 1930's.Has one light surface scratch to the left of the word"TEA" at the bottom. No chips or repairs. Very scarce push plate in real nice condition.

SOLD!

Diamond Cleanser Tin Sign

DIAMOND CLEANSER TIN EMBOSSED SIGN. This is a string hanging sign that measures 13 1/2" in length X 6 3/8" in width. Image of can reads "DIAMOND CLEANSER MAKES EVERYTHING GLITTER"..Sign reads DIAMOND CLEANSER IMPROVED SIFTING TOP TIN.10 CENTS.. Heavily embossed sign is circa 1900 and was made by the Thos. Davidson Mfg Co. Ltd. Montreal. Tin sign is multi colored and in excellent condition with minor damage or wear only on outside edges.

SOLD!

John Collins Tin Sign

JOHN COLLINS TIN SIGN. Circa 1950's. Measures 47" in length X 17" in width. "A DANDY LITTLE MIXER JOHN COLLINS OF CANADA WATERLOO QUE." Half a dozen small nail holes primarily on outside edges. Colors are strong and bright.

SOLD!

Nesbitt's Tin Sign

NESBITT'S OF CALIFORNIA TIN SIGN. Sign was made in Canada by Barker 1964. Great small size only 26" in length X 7 1/4" in width. Sign has probably never been mailed out.Only wear on it is minor chipping on raised edges or border.Colors strong and bright.

SOLD!

Tip Tray

HUETHER BREWING COMPANY LTD. KITCHENER, ONT. TIN LITHO TIP TRAY."Ask for Huether's Ale or Beer Bottle or Ash Tray".A couple of minor cigarette burns and a couple of tiny nicks in paint. Very minor dents in yellow area. Made by M.M. Co. which is McDonald Mfg. Co.

SOLD!

Canada Club Lager Sign

CANADA CLUB LAGER TIN LITHO HANGING SIGN.Circa 1900. Made for Carling Brewing & Malting Co. (Limited) London (Ontario). Sign was made by MacDonald Mfg. Limited Toronto. Minor nicks & scratches primarily in the green wood grain border. Small size measures 9 1/2" in length X 6 1/2" in width.

SOLD!

Orange Crush Sign

ORANGE CRUSH "CRUSH DE ORO" 10 cents tin embossed sign. Measures 27" in length X 19 1/4" in width.Probably made for the Spanish market in Toronto in the 1920's as the sign is coded C-24. All the lettering and oranges are embossed. Sign was made in Canada and is marked St. Thomas Metal Signs St. Thomas Ont. Sign has scratches and wear mostly around mounting holes and outside edges. Displays well.

SOLD!

Capital Breweries Sign

CAPITAL BEER AND LAGER 1940'S MASONITE  SIGN MADE FOR THE CAPITAL BREWERIES OF OTTAWA ONTARIO.Probably made during the war years when it was frowned upon to use metal for anything not related to the war effort. Sign measures 29 1/2" in length X 18" in width. Minor corner wear but overall in excellent condition for a masonite sign. Scarce sign to find in any condition.

SOLD!

Nation-Wide Food Porcelain Sign

NATION-WIDE FOOD STORES PORCELAIN DIE CUT SIGN. Measures 36" in length X 32" in width. Chipping around edges and around 4 mounting holes. Real strong bright colors and shine. Thick porcelain probably 1930's...

SOLD!

Orange Crush Thermometer

ORANGE CRUSH 1940'S PORCELAIN THERMOMETER WITH BROWN KRINKLE BOTTLE. Measures 15" in length X 6" in width.One chip on top edge and a small chip on top mounting hole. This thermometer was made in Canada by P&M (Porcelain & Metal Products) Orillia Ontario. Shiny & bright like the day it was made. Real nice example.

SOLD!

King Cole Advertising Sign

KING COLE TEA & COFFEE paper sign mounted in modern frame. Great image found on their porcelain signs from the 1930's. Measures 27 1/2" in length X 23" in width. Nice condition.

SOLD!

Pepsi Cola Sign

1950'S FRENCH CANADIAN PEPSI-COLA BOTTLE RACK SIGN. Measures 31" in length X 15" in height. Neat bottle cap image. Light wear. Strong bright colors.

SOLD!

The Vancouver News Advertising Sign

SMALL PORCELAIN SIGN FROM THE VANCOUVER NEWS HERALD WITH. Marked with 5 cents and arrow in red.Measures 7" in length X 5 1/2" in width. No chips or damage. Probably off a newspaper vending box.

SOLD!

Stock Exchange Advertising Sign

THREE DIMENSIONAL BRASS DIECUT SIGN FROM A STOCK EXCHANGE IN WESTERN CANADA. Has typical bull & bear and center shield has fish, mining, oil derrick and forestry symbols. Measures 24" in length X 16" in width. Left paw of bear needs to be spot welded back onto the center shield. Great detail. Very heavy"DILIGENTIA" and "CANDORE" in ribbons across bottom.

SOLD!

Stove Advertising Sign

FINDLAY'S STOVES BLUE & WHITE PORCELAIN SIGN. Circa 1920's. Measures 28" in length X 14" in width.Findlay's Stoves was from Carleton Place Ontario. Minor chipping at top left and top right mounting holes. Porcelain retains most of it's original gloss. Displays great.

SOLD!

Black Cat Sign

BLACK CAT CIGARETTES 1930'S LARGE DIECUT PORCELAIN SIGN.Measures 50" in height X 48" in width. ""elles ont meilleur gout" translate to "they are the better taste".Fabulous image of black cat. A few chips and some light surface scratches that will buff out. Very strong colors. Sign made in Canada.

SOLD!

Cereal Advertising Sign

POST'S SUGAR CRISP CEREAL CARDBOARD SIGN. Circa 1950's. Measures 21" in length X 11" in height. Image of Post's Sugar Crisp box and 3 bear cubs playing ping pong. Sign is in excellent condition. There is air burn on the bottom edge of the sign. Great sign would look fabulous framed.

SOLD!

Purity Flour Push Plate

PURITY FLOUR 1930'S PORCELAIN PUSH PLATE. Measures 14" in length X 4" in width. Tiny chips on left hand white border beside the "F" in flour. Tiny chip on bottom right hand corner beside "G" in "baking" and large chip on bottom gromet hole. Porcelain is shiny & bright. This is a fairly hard push plate to find.

SOLD!

Pepsi Kik Plate

DRINK PEPSI COLA ICE COLD 1950'S PORCELAIN KIK PLATE.Made in Canada by P&M Orillia.Measures 29 1/4" in length X 12 1/4" in width. Minor chips on both right and left edges.Porcelain is shiny & bright.

SOLD!

Philip Morris Sign

PHILIP MORRIS CARDBOARD ADVERTISING SIGN. Circa 1950's. Great image of Philip Morris bellhop. Made for the French Canadian market of Quebec, Canada. Looks like it had an easel back at one time. Minor scuffs & wear. Measures 29" in length X 19" in width.

SOLD!

Canada Dry Sign

CANADA DRY THE CHAMPAGE OF GINGER ALES TIN HEAVILY EMBOSSED SIGN. Made in Canada Barker 1960. Sign is in mint  un-used condition. Great graphics of hand holding bottle. Measures 54" in length X 18" in width.

SOLD!

McGregor Happy Foot Display

McGREGOR HAPPY FOOT RUBBER COMPOSITION ADVERTISING DISPLAY STATUE. Circa 1950's. Measures 16" in height X 10" in width X 6 1/2" in depth. Retains original makers label inside. "The Rubber Guild Ltd 2444 Center St. Montreal." Minor paint loss in green paint. No breaks or damage to rubber composition.

SOLD!

Billiard Parlor Sign

BILLIARD PARLOR GLASS ADVERTISING SIGN. Measures a mere 3 3/4" in length X 2 3/4" in width. "BILLIARD PARLOR OVER PERKS RESTAURANT KING STREET M.O. GRADY PROPREITOR ASK CLERK FOR LOCATION" Features two billiard players on a very old billiards table. Glass  sign has a gold painted bevelled edge.There is minor chipping to the gold painted edge as visible in picture. Not sure where this parlor was located.The sign was found at a local garage sale. Just a "sweet heart" of a little piece of early advertising. We believe the sign to be circa 1910.

SOLD!

Canada's National Parks Fire Sign

CANADA'S NATIONAL PARKS FIRE PORCELAIN SIGN.Circa 1920's. Meaures 18" in length X 12 1/2" in width. Four color porcelain sign was issued BY ORDER OF THE DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR J.B. HARKIN COMMISSIONER, CANADIAN NATIONAL PARKS FOUNDER WHO SERVED FROM 1911 TO 1936 IN THIS POSITION.He is credited with being the Father of Canada's National Parks program. Chips on side primarily on outside edges. Heavily embossed letters. Porcelain remains shiny.

SOLD!

Ottawa Advertising Thermometer

BEATTIE'S EYE SERVICE WOOD ADVERTISING THERMOMETER.OPTOMETRISTS 462 BRONSON AVE CORNER GLADSTONE OTTAWA .Circa 1920's. Measures 21" in length X 5" in width. Detailed eye lithographed on top. Paint is in excellent condition.

SOLD!

Five Roses Flour Push Plate

FIVE ROSES FLOUR PORCELAIN PUSH PLATE. Circa 1930's. Measures 11 1/2" in length X 4" in width. Has two small chips both in the red outside border. Porcelain is shiny & bright. Real nice example.

SOLD!

Queens & Kings Plate Winners Lithograph

ARTIS SIGNED BY A.H. HIDER 1906 JOSEPH C. SEAGRAMS QUEENS & KINGS PLATE WINNERS LITHOGRAPH PRINT BY TORONTO LITHO. CO.. This is the original large size version of this sign made in 1906. Overall size including original oak frame is an impressive 49" in length X 35" in height. Print size is 42" X 28". Early litho depicts all the horses and jockeys with the horses names and year they won, starting in 1891 up to 1905 as well as jockeys name with winning times. In the bottom center is an illustration of the cup presented by the Ontario Jockey Club Toronto. Fabulous horse racing piece in real nice condition.

SOLD!

Fit Well Hats Sign

FIT WELL HATS LEAD IN STYLE SIGN ON MILK GLASS PANEL. circa 1900. Measures 6 3/4" in length X 5" in width. Milk glass panel is 1/4" thick.This is one of three panels found on the FIT WELL HATS lamps used in milners shops (hat shops)in the early 1900's. Very Scarce item in mint condition.

SOLD!

Old Ox Head Ale Sign

STANDARD BREWING CO. INC. ROCHESTER N.Y. "OLD OX HEAD ALE" FRAMED AD.

Black frame is stamped Standard Brewing Co. Inc. Great image. Guaranteed all original. Measures 16" in length X 12" in width.

SOLD!

Chicken Sign

H&N Nick Chick Leghorns Flourescent Light up sign. Measures 50" in length X 10" in height X 4" in depth. Excellent condition Great poultry (chicken)sign.C.1950's

SOLD!

Black Americana Game

 

WOODEN SIGN "HIT THE NEGRO" Painted on 1/4" plywood. Measures 47 1/2" in diameter.Recently purchased from a gentleman who rescued it from a scrapyard 30 years ago.Would of been used at a county fair or exhibition. We estimate it to be early 1950's. GREAT PIECE OF BLACK AMERICANA. Fabulous colors.So wrong on so many levels but highly collectible. This reminds us of a very dark part of our history that should never be forgotten for fear it could be repeated.

SOLD!

Railroad Calendar

1935 PENNSYLVANIA RAILROAD CALENDAR.Large calendar measures 29" in length X 28 1/2" in width."The Worlds Greatest Highway Pennsylvania Railroad" Artist signed by Grif Teller. Locomotive is the 5419 and the image is titled "HORSESHOE CURVE" Complete date pad from Jan. There is a small corner of the date pad  missing.very minor. There is a bit of foxing in the upper portion of the print in the sky above the locomotive, not very serious.

SOLD!

Kodak Film Sign

KODAK FILM 2 SIDED PAINTED STEEL SIGN. Measures 24" in length X 18" in height. Signs of wear mostly along bottom edge with minor paint loss. Orange & yellow colors strong & bright.

SOLD!

RCA Victor Clock

RCA VICTOR RADIO - TELEVISION PLASTIC MOLDED CLOCK WITH OUTSIDE WIRE FRAME. Circa 1950-60's. Depicts RCA NIPPER logo at top. Plastic is excellent. The hands look like they were originally black but some one over time decided it was too hard to see and painted them white. Otherwise all original and in excellent condition.

Sold!

Intercolonial Railway Calendar

ORIGINAL 1903 INTERCOLONIAL RAILWAY AND PRINCE EDWARD ISLAND RAILWAY OF CANADA CARDBOARD ADVERTISING CALENDAR. Measures 19" in length X 13" in width. Has original December 1903 date pad still attached. Date pad has two pieces missing. The calendar has edge tears and wear. Calendar made by Toronto Lithograph Co. Ltd. Minor stains. Moose image was used frequently by this company.

SOLD!

John Collins Sign

JOHN COLLINS 1950'S TIN DIE-CUT SIGN. Measures 51" in height X 41" in width. Minor rust down center seam. Minor scratches. Colors strong & bright. Great image of John Collins boy.

SOLD!

Mechanical Advertising Clock

1950's NEON MECHANICAL ADVERTISING CLOCK.Made by Action Ad Clock Co. 229 W Illinios St. Chicago. This clock is in excellent working condition and comes in it's original factory made carrying case. There is a drum on the left hand portion that rotates every 10-15 seconds and rotates the cardboard signs with advertising on them. Excellent overall condition. Fabulous find.

SOLD!

1941 Pepsi Cola Sign

1941 DRINK PEPSI-COLA ICED DOUBLE DOT TIN SIGN.Dated 6-41 Printed in Canada. Measures 53" in length X 17" in width. Sign has two vertical creases top to bottom approx. 12" in from either end.There are 9 or 10 tiny nail holes around the outside edges. The colors on the sign are bright and crisp. Displays very very nicely.

SOLD!

Stromberg Carlson Light Up Sign

1930'S STROMBERG-CARLSON ART DECO LIGHT UP ADVERTISING SIGN. Rolled waterfall red & white celluloid ends. One minor crack in one of the red sections. Polished chrome case.Center section is reverse- on - glass and reads "There is nothing finer than a Stromberg-Carlson Radio"Glass center panel is in perfect condition.. Canadian made sign has two labels on back. One reads :Made by Associated Advertising Toronto Copyright Design Registered." The second label is an old C.S.A Hydro Electrical Approval label. The cord needs to be replaced which is a simple job. Great radio advertising sign. Measures 23 1/2" in length X 9" in width X 4" in depth.

SOLD!

Sherwin Williams Paint Sign

SHERWIN - WILLIAMS PAINTS DIE CUT TWO SIDED PORCELAIN SIGN WITH ORIGINAL CAST IRON MOUNTING BRACKET. Circa 1930's. Sign measures 24" in length X 10 1/2" in width. Sign has a couple of tiny edge chips. The porcelain is bright and shiny. Great original sign.

SOLD!

Chain Saw Sign

OLEO-MAC 480 SUPER TIN CHAIN SAW SIGN. Sign measures 36" in length X 18" in width. It is unmarked but was made by J.J. Barker Co. Cowansville Quebec. We have the original cardboard box the sign came in from the manufacturer. Mint unused condition.

SOLD!

Black Horse Tray

DAWES BREWERY BLACK HORSE ALE 1930'S PORCELAIN ON STEEL SERVING TRAY. This tray features "ROOKWOOD GRANITE" Measures 13" in diameter. Tray was made for Dawes Breweries Lachine P.Q.Has minor wear on horse and a tiny chip repair to the right of the horse. Retains decent original shine.

SOLD!

Pittsburg Paint Sign

PITTSBURG PAINTS porcelain 2 sided flange sign. c. 1930's. Unbelievable 12 different colors. A few minor edge chips. Great colors. Measures 25" in length X16" in height.

SOLD!

Highway Sign

HIGHWAY 44 Ontario Highway Sign. Has  another number under the "44" indicating it was previously used on another Ontario road. Measures 28 1/2" in length X 18" in width.Aluminum.

SOLD!

Highway Sign

HIGHWAY 17 Ontario Highway Sign. Has another number "17" indicating it was previously used on another road in Ontario. Measures 28 1/2" in length X 18" in width. Aluminum.

SOLD!

Salada Coffee Sign

SALADA COFFEE FRENCH VERSION DIECUT PORCELAIN CANISTER. Circa 1950's. Measures 12" in length X 12" in width. "CAFE SALADA".Face of sign is shiny & clean. A few tiny chips on face and others on outsdie edges. Very decent sign. Signed P&M.

SOLD!

Canada Paint Sign

1930'S CANADA PAINT TWO SIDED PORCELAIN SIGN. This sign is very heavy and the porcelain is thisk and layered. Measures 19" in length X 14" in width. The porcelain is shiny and bright. Very minor edge chipping along bottom and sides. One brass grommet missing leaving a tiny chip at the hole where the grommet was. Minor crazing on one side. Overall a fabulous sign.

SOLD!

Craven "A" Sign

CRAVEN "A" CIGARETTES porcelain die cut sign. Measures 53" in length X 47" in height. Wonderful colors on this piece. There is a small piece cut off in the black border on the right hand side. No fading. Displays great! c. 1950's

SOLD!

Duff's Pig Advertising Figure

DUFF'S LARGE PLASTER PIG ADVERTISING FIGURE. Circa 1930's. Measures 17 1/2" in length X 11 1/4" in height X 6" in width. DUFF'S was a meat packing company from Hamilton Ontario. Original  paper label  remains on the bottom of the base. Figure has some minor chipping on ears & feet. No cracks or repairs. Original paint.

SOLD!

Salada Canister Sign

SALADA COFFEE ENGLISH VERSION DIECUT PORCELAIN CANISTER.Circa 1950's. Measures 12" in length X 12" in width. "SALADA COFFEE". Face is shiny & clean. Small chips on 3rd "A" in SALADA. A couple of small chips on top right gromet hole and several tiny chips on outside edges. Very nice sign. Signed P&M.

SOLD!

Montero Cigar Factory Sign

MONTERO CIGAR FACTORY  SMOKE MONTERO & KENNEL CIGARS PENNINGTON RUNK & CO. MONTREAL LITHO PAPER SIGN. Circa 1890's. Image pictures leaders of the world including Queen Victoria, Emperor WM1, President Carnot, President Cleveland,Prince of Wales,Czar of Russia and Emperor of Austria. Print was made by the Burland Lithographic Co. Montreal. Print measures 28" in length X 22" in width and has been backed with acid free backing. Has period 1 1/2" oak frame. There is a tiny bit of airburn on the print. This was caused when the sign was originally framed and air entered between the original wood slats on the back. Minor but mentioned for accuracy. Scene depicts leaders ready to head out on a fox hunt. Beautiful early colored litho.

SOLD!

Stubby Tin Sign

DRINK STUBBY  TIN EMBOSSED KIK PLATE. ZIP IN EVERY SIP MADE IN 5 DELICIOUS FLAVORS. Dated 1948. Measures 29 1/2" in length X 12 1/4" in width. Sign is bright & shiny but does have two tiny nail holes, scratches & dents. Sign displays real nice.

SOLD!

Labatt Brewery Sign

LABATT BREWERY CIRCA 1903 PAPER LITHOGRAPH SIGN IN ORIGINAL OAK FRAME WITH PLASTER GESSO "LABATT" PLAQUE ON BOTTOM. Piece measures 26" in length X 20" in width. Print depicts John Labatt and presumably his son taste testing various brands of the companies products.With both gentlemen dressed in tuxedos, the message to the observer is that their products are for the upper class. Print is in mint condition. Frame is excellent.

SOLD!

Insurance Sign

MUTUAL LIFE and CITIZENS ASSURANCE coy. Ltd. porcelain sign.Measures 20" in length X 14" in width. c. 1940's. Mint never used but has a couple of tiny nicks from handling. Glossy and shiny like the day it was made.

SOLD!

Porcelain Palm Press

PORCELAIN PALM PRESS "AGENCY FOREST CITY LAUNDRY CO." Circa 1910.Forest City is London Ontario. Measures 6" in length X 4" in width.Cobalt blue and white. Fair size chip at bottom mounting hole. Some tiny edge chips.Crazing through the word "LAUNDRY" Decent overall condition.

SOLD!

Central Dairy Advertising Mirror

CENTRAL DAIRIES ADVERTISING MIRROR. MILK-CREAM-ICE CREAM. Circa 1930's. Measures 16" in length X 12" in width. Reverse glass image of a pretty 1930's lady and a strawberry sundae. Original chrome frame. Very nice overall condition.

SOLD!

Seal Skin Tobacco Sign

SEAL SKIN CHEWING TOBACCO PAPER LITHO SIGN FROM THE DOMINION TOBACCO CO MFRS. MONTREAL. Sign has gold metal strips top & bottom. Circa 1900. Fabulous bright colors of a young girl dressed in a jesters costume with a black cat at her feet wearing a white collar that reads "CHEW SEAL SKIN". Also on the sign is "Everybody Likes SEAL SKIN, A Fruity High-Grade Chew" DOMINION TOBACCO CO. MFRS., MONTREAL.Print measures 19 1/2" in length X 15" in width. It has been put into a period oak frame with a gold gesso insert. Condition is fabulous. A couple of light creases coming out from the edges is the only minor fault anyone could find. Wonderful & early.

SOLD!

Sunbeam Bread Sign

SUNBEAM BREAD TIN ADVERTISING SIGN. Large sign measures 6' in length X 3' in height. Dates to 1959. Great image of the Sunbeam Girl and loaf of bread. Sign is rough around the edges and has definately been used outdoors.Still it displays quite nicely. Marked Printed in U.S.A.5-59.

SOLD!

Porcelain Jaeger Advertising Sign

JAEGER PURE WOOL porcelain enamel sign in self framed tin border. Two sided & both porcelain signs are mint. Total length 28 1/2" in length X 21 1/2" in width. The tin border is made 3-D like a picture frame on both sides. Great colors & great condition. C.1930's.

SOLD!

Empress Of Canada Sign

EMPRESS OF CANADA, CANADIAN PACIFIC TRANS-ATLANTIC, TRANS-CANADA, TRANS-PACIFIC, C.P. STEAMSHIPS 1920'S PAPER LITHO ADVERTISING  SIGN.These signs were typically found in travel agencies office. Artist signed Norman Wilkinson. Built by Fairfield 1922. Overall size 40 1/2" in length X 29" in height. Litho print is in excellent condition. Frame has been professionally restored and looks great.

SOLD!

Druggist Sign

THE OTTAWA DRUG CO. WHOLESALE DRUGGISTS PHONE 127 BRASS SIGN. Measures 21" in length X 8 1/2" in width. Sign is stamped by maker "Pritchard & Andrews Ottawa Can."The low phone number tells us that this sign is circa 19....Letters would of been painted at one point in time, no doubt from their offices.

SOLD!

Peg Top Cigar Sign

CIRCA 1900 PEG TOP CIGAR PAPER SIGN. "GOOD AS EVER" Manufatcured only by L.O. Grothe Montreal. Measures 40" in width X 32" in height. Print is in excellent condition but is faded.The sign is in a modern aluminum frame and would look much better in a wide oak frame. Great cigar advertisment that would of originaly come out of a cigar store.

SOLD!

Black Horse Plowing Scene Sign

1930'S BLACK HORSE ALE & PORTER PAPER LITHO TAVERN SIGN. Print is original from 1930's. Frame is new. Print measures 30" in length X 13" in width and has light vertical crease marks and a couple of small 3/4" tears in the border. Print is referred to as THE PLOWING SCENE. Artist signed by A.H. Hider in bottom right hand corner. Colors strong and bright. Great tavern sign.

SOLD!

Robin Hood Calendar

ROBIN HOOD & KEYNOTE MINT UNUSED 1931 CALENDAR. Has Dec. 1930 and complete 1931 date pads. Measures 34" in length X 15 3/4" in width. Picture shows Robin Hood with a bag of flour escapeing a castle with the soldiers in hot pursuit. Fabulous graphics. Excellent / mint condition. Text is all in French. (Canadian)

SOLD!

War Bonds Poster

WAR SAVINGS CERTIFICATES EASEL BACK CARDBOARD SIGN. Sign is in mint condition and in original mailer. Srtwork by "Sampson" Measures 18" in length X 12" in width. Depicts a WWII Canadian Soldier holding a Dominion of Canada 5 dollar war savings certificate.

SOLD!

Frontenac Corner Sign

FRONTENAC WHITE CAP ALE BEER PORCELAIN CORNER SIGN. Circa 1930's. Measures 4' in length X 10" in width.Has original brackets on back for mounting. Lots of chipping but the colors are strong & bright. A good one to have until a better comes along or a good one to restore. Fabulous sign and very scarce. Made for the Frontenac Brewery Of Montreal, Quebec.

SOLD!

John Labatt Tray

JOHN LABATT BREWING CO. TIN LITHOGRAPHED TRAY. Circa 1905. Meaures17 1/4" in length X 12 1/4" in width. Tray is all origiinal and in exc-near mint condition. .Outside shallow rim is adorned with medals the brewer was awarded in world fairs & exhibitions. Two gentlemen in center of tray one of which is certain to be John Labatt. Both men are dressed in tuxedos sampling three different brands of their beers. Lithography is as good as it gets. Color and shine like the day it was made. You would be hard pressed to find a better example.

SOLD!

Advertising Sign

RENFREW CREAM SEPARATOR TIN EMBOSSED SIGN. Circa 1930's. Measures 17 3/4" in length X 12" in height.Sign made by St. Thomas Metal Signs, St. Thomas ON. Very nice overall condition with strong colors. Very little rust or wear. Displays very well.

SOLD!

Canadian Pacific Express Sign

CANADIAN PACIFIC EXPRESS PORCELAIN SIGN.Measures 10' in length X 16" in height. Circa 1930's. one chip on "C" in Canadian and some edge chipping mostly along bottom. Made by P&M Orillia.

SOLD!

Corn Sign

DEKALB HYBRID CORN  tin embossed sign. Measures 19 1/4" in length X 13 1/4" in width. Made in Canada by the St. Thomas Metal Signs Ltd.St. Thomas Ont. Mint condition never used. GREAT Color, gloss & in day "1" condition.

SOLD!

White Owl Cigars Sign

WHITE OWL CIGARS LARGE CARDBOARD SIGN.Measures 37" in height X 27" in width. Printed in Canada and dated 1942. Heavy waxy cardboard has slightly darkened with edge. Small piece of bottom right hand corner missing. Small chips in outside black border. Great Owl image.

SOLD!

EX-LAX Push Plates

PAIR 1950'S EX-LAX  PLASTIC PUSH & PULL DOOR PUSH PLATES. Measures 7 1/2" in length X 3 1/2" wide. No chips or cracks to the plastic. Both plates have very minor surface scratching from normal use.

SOLD!

Bell Telephone Flange

BELL TELEPHONE OF CANADA PORCELAIN 2 SIDED FLANGE SIGN. Circa 1920. LOCAL and LONG DISTANCE TELEPHONE with early detailed bell. Sign measures 18" square and is marked The W.F. Vilas Co. Limited Cowansville P.Q. There are minor chips on the flanged edge and a couple on the faces. Has some stress cracks in porcelain and shows light wear. Display very nicely for such an early BELL sign.

SOLD!

Overalls Sign

LEE OVERALLS TIN EMBOSSED SIGN IN ORIGINAL WOOD FRAME. Sign is 5' in length X3' in width and is in excellent condition with very minor scratches or wear. Strong bright colors. Displays like new. 100% original. Circa 1930's.

SOLD!

Purity Flour Push Plate

PURITY FLOUR BEST FOR ALL YOUR BAKING NEEDS PORCELAIN PUSH PLATE. Circa 1930's. Measures 14" in length X 4" in width. Has 2 tiny nicks in white border near bottom on right hand side. Blue surface background has lots of surface scratching that pretty much disappears when the surface is wet. Still displays very well. A tough palm push to find.

SOLD!

Hiawatha Calendar

1901 HIAWATHA 7 PAGE CARDBOARD CALENDAR DEPICTING LONGFELLOWS STORY OF HIAWATHA. Each page measures 15" X 11 1/2". Printed by TABER,PRANG ART CO. Springfield Mass. Every page has images along with the story of Hiawatha. Originaly held together with a string hanger. Minor edge wear to first page. Overall in very nice condition. Great historical calendar.

SOLD!

Advertising Thermometer

CARSON CITY NUGGET 10" round bubble glass advertising thermometer from a casino in Carson City, Nevada. Small flake on inside of bubble glass where the thermometer was banged on edge at some point in time.Glass not broken and thermometer works and displays very well.

SOLD!

Advertising Thermometer

VICKS COUGH SYRUP AND MEDICATIONS TIN ADVERTISING THERMOMETER. Circa 1950's. Measures 13 1/2" tall X 4 1/2" wide . Near mint with nice gloss & shine and very minimal signs of use.

SOLD!

Salada Sign

SALADA TEA DIECUT PORCELAIN SIGN CIRCA 1930. This is the early "round corner" version of this hard to find color.Measures 15 1/2" in length X 8 1/4 in width. On the "square corner" version of this sign the little tea pot on the end is at the bottom.Minor chips on 3 of 4 mounting holes. Nice shine & gloss.

SOLD!

King Edward Tin Advertising Sign

KING EDWARD CRIMP CUT TIN ADVERTISING SIGN.Circa 1900. Sign has been mounted to a barn board. Tin sign itself measures 19 1/2" in length X 13 1/2" in width. A ROYAL SMOKE from the DOMINION TOBACCO COMPANY MONTREAL.Pocket tin on the sign measures 9" in height X 6" in width. The sign is made from a very light flimsy tin and it is amazing it has survived at all. There are two holes in the pocket tin itself and a few more mostly along the top. There is light rust and minor scratches, the worst being directly above the "G" in KING at the top. Colors strong. This is a rare sign.

SOLD!

Red Rose Tea Sign

RED ROSE TEA IS GOOD TEA TWO SIDED PORCELAIN SIGN. Circa 1930's. This sign has a flanged bottom with 3 original gromet holes for mounting on a paper wrapper at the end of a check out line in a old general store. Measures 12" in length X 2" in width. One chip on one of the mounting holes. Real nice and very scarce.

SOLD!

Black Horse Tip Tray

DAWES BREWERY BLACK HORSE ALE & PORTER TIN TIP TRAY. Measures 5 3/8" in diameter. Tray pictures "ROOKWOOD GRANITE". Minor nicks and scratches for a 1930's  era tray. Displays very well.

SOLD!

John Collins Tin Embossed Sign

JOHN COLLINS TIN EMBOSSED SODA POP SIGN. 1954. Excellent overall condition with just minor scratches & wear. Probably never used. Excellent graphics. Measures 47" in length X 17" in width.

SOLD!

Canada Dry Tin Embossed Sign

CANADA DRY the Champagne of Ginger Ales it's KING SIZE TIN EMBOSSED SIGN.Dated 1959. Measures 53 1/2" in length X 17 1/4" in width. Mint condition.Never hung!

SOLD!

Princecraft Tin Embossed Sign

PRINCECRAFT SALES-SERVICE TIN EMBOSSED SIGN.Measures 31 1/2" in length X 23 1/2" in width. Sign made in Canada -Barker 65.Blank panel at the bottom is a courtesy panel for the dealers name. Picture of a couple zipping along in their Princecraft outboard. Edge chipping. Displays very well.Scarce sign.

SOLD!

Borden's Ice Cream Sign

BORDEN'S ICE CREAM 2 SIDED PAINTED STEEL SIGN. Measures 28" in length X 20" in width. Made by Stout Sign Co. St. Louis, MO. Sign is in excellent to mint condition..

SOLD!

Frontenac BreweryTray

FRONTENAC BREWERIES LIMITED MONTREAL CANADIAN BREWERY TRAY. Tin litho tray is circa 1910. Made by A.R. Whittall Can. Co. Ltd. Montreal. Light even overall wear. Very decent condition.

SOLD!

Hunting Porcelain Sign

HUNTING PORCELAIN SIGN. "NOTICE TO HUNTERS TOWNSHIP LICENCE REQUIRED TO HUNT PHEASANTS RABBITS OR FOXES IN THIS TOWNSHIP" DEPARTMENT OF LANDS AND FORESTS ONTARIO. Sign has a tiny chip on one of the bottom mounting holes, otherwise is perfect. Probably never used.  Issued by Department of Lands and Forests Ontario.

SOLD!

Olympic Cola Tin Embossed Pop Sign

OLYMPIC COLA TIN EMBOSSED COLA POP SIGN.Measures 29" in length X 23" in width. Pictures a downhill skier & a diver. We've only seen a couple of these over the years and they both came out of Quebec Canada. Minor pitting & wear. Shiny & bright colors.

SOLD!

Sherwin Williams Paints Flange Sign

SHERWIN WILLIAMS PAINTS DIECUT PORCELAIN TWO SIDED SIGN AND HANGING BRACKET. Bracket is not original but is the proper size. Sign is stamped P&M 46" (Porcelain & Metal Products Orillia 1946) minor edge chips. Strong bright shiny colors.

SOLD!

Red Rose Tea Tin Sign

CIRCA 1930'S SELF FRAMED TIN RED ROSE TEA SIGN. Measures 23" in length X 16" in width. Scarce sign is a bit rough mostly around the edges. Still displays fairly nicely. Unusual Red Rose item.

SOLD! 

Sprite Tin Advertising Sign

Sprite tin advertising sign. Dated 1966 by S.T.M.S. Measures 31" in length X 27" in width. Fabulous near mint condition. A couple of very small blemishes. Sprite is a Coca Cola product.

SOLD!

7-UP Tin Embossed Sign

LARGE 1950'S TIN EMBOSSED 7-UP SIGN. Measures 59" in height X 35" in width. Bilingual sign made for the French Canadian market in Quebec Canada. Sign made in Canada by St. Thomas Metal Signs. Nice graphics of 7-Up 6 pack. Sign has a couple of holes and minor scratching . Colors are strong and bright . The sign displays really nice. Neat 7-Up piece.

SOLD!

7-UP 6 Pack Tin Sign

7-UP TIN SIGN WITH 6 PACK.Circa 1950's. Measures 53" in length X 17" in width. Near mint condition.A lttle bit of surface rust stain on left hand side. It is not rust, more of a rust stain. There are a couple of chips in the paint in the dark green border. The rest of the sign is shiny and bright as the day it was made.One of the best 7-Up signs made.

SOLD!

Porcelain Candy Sign

CIRCA 1930'S HEAVY PORCELAIN BLACK & WHITE SIGN.Agency Mary Lincoln Candies 70 cents lb. Sign measures 39" in length X 13" in width. Chipping mostly confined to outside edges. Porcelain is shiny & bright. Nice candy sign.

SOLD!

Otaco Porcelain Sign

OTACO THREE COLOR PORCELAIN SIGN. This is from the same company that gave us the well known line of MINNITOY trucks, oil tankers and moving vans. Made for the French Canadian market in Quebec. Sign advertising tondeuse ( mowers) wagons de ferme (farm wagons) pompes (pumps) remorgues( towing ). Sign meaures 32" in length X 18" in width. Circa 1940's.

SOLD!

Canadian DR. Pepper Tin Thermometer

CANADIAN DR. PEPPER TIN THERMOMETER. Dated 1961. Made in canada by St. Thomas Metal Signs. Measures 19" in length X 6 1/4" in width. Excellent condition with just minor wear. Displays great.

SOLD!

Borden's Big Boy Ice Cream Thermometer

RARE BORDEN'S BIG BOY ICE CREAM THERMOMETER.Circa 1950's. This porcelain/enamel thermometer measures 15" in length X 6" in width. There is not a single chip on this piece. There is a very light yellow stain just to the left of the ice cream on top of the cone. It is faint and we don't want to scratch the porcelain cleaning it so we are leaving it there. Have not seen one of these in a very long time. No fading remains bright & shiny.

SOLD!

7UP Porcelain Sign

7UP PORCELAIN SIGN. Made in Canada by P&M 1948. Measures 28" in length X 20" in width.Sign is in excellent condition with no chips or repairs and no fading. "fresh up with 7up" "You like it..it likes you" Great example of this sign.

SOLD!

Schlitz Brewing Co, Lithographed Sign

SCHLITZ BREWING CO. TIN LITHOGRAPHED BEER ADVERTISING SIGN. Measures 24" in diameter.

Circa 1915 depicting a high society couple enjoying a glass of Schlitz beer as the blacksmith in the background fixes a part of their car visible outside the door."AH! ISN'T SCHLITZ ALWAYS GOOD" is the caption around the bottom of the sign. Some fading, light rust in areas and some scratches, the worst being one up in the top left corner of the sign. Still overall a very presentable example worthy of any good advertising collection. Sign is curved like a dinner plate. Guaranteed old and original.

SOLD!

Chevrolet Impala Showroom Display Sign 1959

CHEVROLET 1959 IMPALA CONVERTIBLE AUTOMOBILE HEAVY CARDBOARD SHOWROOM DISPLAY SIGN. Light wear, 6 nail holes around outside edges &  minor creases in cardboard. Features 1959 IMPALA CONVERTIBLE. Sign measures 32" in length X 18" in width. From car dealership in Arnprior, Ontario.
SOLD!

C.I.L. Advertising Sign

C-I-L AMMUNITION TRI-FOLD CARDBOARD SIGN. Circa 1950's. "Get your C-I-L Ammunition Here..Imperial Game Loads..Speed Long Range Power Punch..CANUCK Game loads Dependable Rugged Economical Hard Hitting". Poster is titles "TWO FIRSTS"  Opened up the poster measures 40" in width X 27" in height. Poster looks like it was never used but there is water stain on the bottom of the white sections. Poster is glossy & bright.
SOLD!

Red Rose Tea Push Plate

C

RED ROSE TEA " IS GOOD TEA" DIE CUT PORCELAIN ENAMEL PUSH PLATE. Circa 1930's. Measures 9" in length X 3" in width. A couple of teenie tiny nicks in outside green border. Porcelain is shiny and bright. Red, green border with white lettering.
SOLD!

Regal Flour Thermometer

REGAL FLOUR PORCELAIN ENAMEL ADVERTISING THERMOMETER. Circa 1930's. Measures 30" in length X 8" in width and 1" thick. "REGAL FLOUR IT'S WONDERFUL FOR BREAD..THE ST. LAWRENCE FLOUR MILLS CO. LTD. MONTREAL" One chip to left of Life Preserver logo at top and a couple of small chips on top corners and outside edges. Colors are great. Porcelain is shiny and bright. Not a common thermometer.

SOLD!

Toronto Star Push Plate

TORONTO STAR DAILY-WEEKLY PORCELAIN DOOR PUSH PLATE. Circa 1930's. Measures 10 3/4" in length X 2 7/8" in width. One large chip to the right of the "R" and a couple smaller chips in white outside border. Decent overall condition.

SOLD!

Remington Firearm Clock

REMINGTON FIREARMS 1960'S MOLDED PLASTIC LIGHT UP ADVERTISING CLOCK.Measures 21 1/2" in length X 17" in width. REMINGTON ..THE MOST FAMOUS..NAME IN SHOOTING SINCE 1816. Canadian made by "Associated Advertising Limited Weston Canada. Top advertising section in great condition. Bottom clock section wording "Remington & Dupont slightly faded. Only one 1/2" crack in plastic along outside edge. A fairly scarce Canadian advertising clock.
SOLD!

Black Americana Calendar

BLACK AMERICANA 1880 CALENDAR. Issued by Clarence Brooks & Co. Manufacturers of Fine Coach Varnishes. Cor. West & West 12th St. New York. Each page has a different image of life in "BLACKVILLE" ..Calendar is near complete with just the month of October missing. Each page is 6 1/4" in length X 4 3/4" in width. Calendar made by American Bank Note Co. Litho Dept. 53 Broadway N.Y.. Every page has advertising for Clarence Brooks cleverly placed in scenes. Would of been  held together with a string at one time so most of the top holes have minor damage as well as a couple of pages on outside edge. Lithography, color and graphics are great. January is titled THE FIRST ULSTER IN BLACKVILLE..June is titled THE COACHING SEASON IN BLACKVILLE THE GRAND START...July is titled THE "FOURTH" IN BLACKVILLE.
SOLD!k to add text, images, and other content

Post Office Porcelain Sign

POST OFFICE MULTI-COLORED PORCELAIN SIGN. Dates to late 1950's. Measures 24" in length X 18" in width.Coat of Arms is a work of art if you like multi-colored porcelain. Sign is near mint with just a couple of minor scratches on face of  sign. These signs were used on post offices all over the country.

POST OFFICE MULTI-COLORED PORCELAIN SIGN. Dates to late 1950's. Measures 24" in length X 18" in width.Coat of Arms is a work of art if you like multi-colored porcelain. Sign is near mint with just a couple of minor scratches on face of  sign. These signs were used on post offices all over the country.
SOLD!