Hood Tires Neon Sign: Original Vintage Collectible Automobilia – NS6143
Extremely Rare And Highly Collector Coveted 1920’s Genuine Vintage Tin Litho Sign With Fully Rebuilt Neon And ALL SOLID STATE TRANSFORMERS
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Hood Tires Neon Sign: Original Vintage Collectible Automobilia
This is an original vintage Hood Tires neon sign from the Hood Rubber Company circa 1920s-1940s that has had all neon and electrical components fully rebuilt by our experts. At Artfactory.com we have one of the largest selections of original collectible automobilia available anywhere. This is a colorful one-sided, embossed tin sign. The sign has a white background with red and blue accents. This vintage Hood Tires sign features a double arrow along the top with white text "Hood" in the red top section, and "Tires" in the blue lower section, both of which light up with white neon. The middle features a red block with "HOOD" in white letters that light up in white neon, and "TIRES" in red on the white bottom banding that lights up in red neon. There is a blue outline along the top and bottom. It is a large, 5 foot tall by 18 inch wide rectangular sign, and is on a 5 inch deep heavy metal can. The manufacturer's stamp reads "9-7827-HT Stout Sign Co., St. Louis, Mo.", and is printed in red along the bottom right of this vintage tin sign. This is a 101 point neon and electrical restoration sign by award winning artist H.J. Nick, and all neon, SOLID STATE TRANSFORMERS, wiring, mounts, and electrical parts have been fully rebuilt or replaced by our experts. The neon features a separate on/off toggle pull cord as pictured.
Vintage Hood Tires Neon Sign Additional Details
At ArtFactory.com we specialize in rare, vintage automobilia and petroliana signs. In fact, we have one of the largest selections of original collectible Americana available anywhere. This vintage Hood Tires neon sign is an authentic sign from the early twentieth century, and is in original unrestored condition. This large, vertically oriented sign is perfect for display in any man cave, or automotive related business. Don't settle for low quality reproductions when you can own the genuine article. All of our vintage signs are investment quality pieces with future appreciable value. Call us today at 1-800-292-0008 for pricing on this vintage Hood Tires neon sign, or any of our man cave collectibles. We also do world class, museum quality restorations on vintage visible gas pumps, oil pumps, lubesters, and more.
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Vintage Hood Tires Neon Sign Specifications
- Type: Heavy Tin Litho Sign With Fully Rebuilt Neon And Electrical
- Sides: Single Sided
- Shape: Rectangular (Vertically Oriented)
- Company: Hood Rubber Company
- Product: Hood Tires
- Era: 1920s's
- Color: White/Red/Blue
- Neon Color: White/Red
- Dimensions: 60 Inches Tall By 18 Inches Wide
- Manufacturer: Stout Sign Co., St. Louis, Mo. (Made In The U.S.A.)
- Condition: Original Tin Litho Sign, Not Restored Or Doctored
- Neon Details: All Neon And Solid State Transformers, Wiring Mounts, Switches, And Wires Have Been Replaced.
- Comes with H.J. Nick exclusive “Fast Hanger Bar” Allowing A Simple And Easy Way To Hang Straight And True Every Time.
- Housing Can Rebuilt In Heavy Gage Steel And Finished For Indoor Or Outdoor Use
- Neon Has Separate Toggle Pull Chord As Pictured So That The Sign Can Easily Be Switched On And Off Without Unplugging.
Hood Rubber Company History
USMC outsole presser located at end of delivery conveyor. Frederic and Arthur Hood, trained under their father and after the U.S. Rubber Co. failed in Franklin and Chelsea, MA, founded a factory in 1896 in East Watertown. During the early years, Hood hired many immigrant Armenians and was mainly responsible for the development of East Watertown into an Armenian neighborhood. Hood had its own auxiliary fire department and alarm system. It took half an hour to cover hood's 88 acres. By 1920, the company employed ten thousand men and women.
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Hood Tires Neon Sign Info
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