Fry Antique Visible Gas Pump: 5 Gallon Mae West Model 117 – FGP1117

Fully Restored To Working, World Class Museum Quality Standards, An H.J. Nick Certified Restoration

Featuring Original, Period Correct Skelly Signage And Milk Glass Gas Globe


Fry Antique Visible Gas Pump: 5 Gallon Mae West Model 117

Fry Visable Gas Pump

Our master craftsman at restore all vintage antiques using original parts, refinished to museum quality that is historically correct.This is an original Fry antique visible gas pump, from the early 1900s. It is in working condition, fully restored to world class museum quality standards. Our vintage visible gas pump restorations are the finest quality in the world because of our experience and attention to details.

This Fry antique visible gas pump as shown features original, period correct Skelly signage and milk glass gas globe. The pumps is a Fry Model 117, 5 gallon, Guaranteed Liquid Measure Company, visible hand operated pump. This popular pump is nicknamed "Mae West" due the popular curvaceous actress of the era and the pump's signature hourglass shape. All parts are historically correct and original, and are in full working order. Our antique restorations are to equal or better than original manufacture condition.

Fry Antique Visible Gas Pump Available In Any Theme

Fry Visable Gas Pump

All vintage memorabilia, automobilia, and petroliana is real collectable appreciable assets, not fake reproductions. If we say "restored" we mean complete restoration to its original production offering in its era. This includes authentic, original, period correct signage from the station of your choice. Our previous Fry antique visible gas pump restorations have included, Texaco, Standard Oil, Flying A, Sinclair, and many more. All items are fine collectable art at the highest world class collector level. In other words, these are investment quality products with future appreciable value in antiquity. In addition they are fully insurable.

At we have one of the largest selections of vintage porcelain signs available anywhere. All of these signs are authentic, original condition signs, and we have some of the rarest and most sought after signs in our collection. This wide variety of signage allows us the flexibility to restore your vintage visible gas pump to any gas station theme you choose, with period correct signage. You can also choose from any of our original globes, including any of our collector preferred milk glass globes. This includes any of the vintage visible gas pumps in our collection, or if you have a pump already, we can restore it to the same world class museum quality as the examples in our showroom.

Antique Gas Pump Restorations: Restored To Historically Correct Museum Quality

Fry Visable Gas Pump

We are the oldest and largest restorer of fine art, museum quality, historically correct antiques in the United States. We also have among the most extensive collections of genuine classic Americana. We not only restore gas pumps, but also oil pumps, lubesters, and all types of vintage vending machines to museum collectible quality. We can even construct and entire classic gas station themed man cave for you if your ambitions are big. Museum quality, historically correct means a world class restoration that preserves all original signs, badges, glass with anomalies, natural aged patina, etc. with non structural damage. Don't settle for low quality reproductions when you can own the genuine article.

All of our restorations are done under the supervision of award winning artist H.J. Nick. All restorations signed and certified for quality, originality, and authenticity by H.J. Nick as an assurance the your product meets all world class fine art qualifications. Call us today at 1-800-292-0008 for price inquiries on the Fry antique visible gas pump, or speak with our experts about having your existing pump restored to the station and historically correct color scheme of your choice. To top if all off, we deliver worldwide.


Due to our earned reputation, we have the good fortune to be in high demand by collectors. Because most of our items have a waiting list, if you're looking for a specific collectible restored to this level, please ask to be put on our first come, first served list (refundable deposit required). Call 1-800-292-0008

Fry Antique Visible Gas Pump Specifications:

  • Make/Model: Fry Visible Gas Pump "Mae West" Model 117
  • Brand: Guarantee Liquid Measure Co.
  • Era: 1910-1930
  • Gas Station Theme: Skelly Oil Company
  • Color Scheme: Red/White/Blue
  • Height: 119"
  • Base Diameter: 24"
  • Condition: Antique/Restored Museum Quality Historically Correct
  • Notable Features:
    Original milk glass Skelly Fortified Gasoline Globe.
    "Mae West" Hand Pump Model
    Original Glass 5 Gallon Tank

Vintage Gas Pump Display Carts: Islands With Wheels For Heavy Collectibles

vintage gas pump display carts from

At we make vintage gas pump display carts so that you can conveniently move your vintage visible gas pumps and other heavy collectibles from place to place. These custom islands with wheels can be come built to suit you needs. They can be built to hold one gas pump, or you whole collection, and can also be built for lubesters and vending machines. These vintage gas pump display carts are an original design by award winning artist H.J. Nick, and are hand built in heavy gage steel. The even come complete with electrical wiring so that your pumps can plug right into the island. The are also UL listed.

Finally, a convenient way to display and transport your heavy collectibles. This example includes 25 Foot industrial duty cord with plug wired and 4 duplex electrical outlets. Vintage gas pump display carts can be custom designed to any size, and like all of our products are built custom made to order. They can also be hand finished in any color to match you collectibles or the color scheme of your man cave. The vintage gas pump display carts pictured feature a 1930's-50's era Texaco color theme. They are custom finished to appear as worn and aged concrete colored Texaco red and grease stained in a battleship gray.

Fry Antique Visible Gas Pump Info

When we use the terms "Museum Quality" and "Historically Correct," we are indicating our world-class process. We absolutely preserve all original signs, badges, glass with anomalies, natural aged patinas, and everything that makes a vintage item collectable. Maintaining non-structural damage, all age, wear, and tear is proudly displayed to showcase each item's unique charm.

Due to our earned reputation, we have the good fortune to be in high demand by collectors. Because most of our items have a waiting list, if you're looking for a specific collectible, please ask to be put on our first come, first served list (refundable deposit required).

We are the oldest and largest seller of fine art, historically correct, museum quality antiques and genuine, investment quality classic Americana.

World Class Collector Investments

All Vintage Memorabilia Offered Is A Genuine Collectable And Appreciable Asset

All Items Are Of Highest Museum Quality World Class Collector Level


There are no reviews yet.

Be the first to review “Fry Antique Visible Gas Pump: 5 Gallon Mae West Model 117 – FGP1117”

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.