PEOTONE, Ill. – A White Eagle Keynoil Motor Oil tin flange sign sold for $8,000 at the Oct. 26 sale conducted by Matthews Auctions LLC. The auction was held in conjunction with the Chicagoland Petroleum & Advertising Show. Prices do not include buyer’s premiums of 10 percent for onsite purchases made by cash or check, 13 percent for onsite credit-card purchases, and 15 percent for absentee or Internet bids.
White Eagle Keynoil Motor Oil tin flange sign, $8,000.
Other highlights included a White Eagle Gasoline and Oils figural pump top that sold for $6,300; a White Eagle Gasoline banner with Ethyl logo double-sided porcelain curb sign that sold for $4,500; Packard Approved Service double-sided porcelain sign that brought $4,500; a Oldsmobile Service with crest double-sided porcelain sign that hit $4,400; a White Eagle Keynoil Motor Oil double-sided porcelain sign that sold for $4,000; a Mobile Pegasus single-sided porcelain die-cut sign that brought $2,800; and a Texaco (white-T) “Buy the Best Buy Texaco” single-sided tin embossed sign that made $2,400.
Packard Approved Service double-sided porcelain sign, $4,500.