Gavels ‘n’ Paddles: Musgo Gasoline sign, $164,700, Morphy’s

Results of Recent Auctions From Near and Far
by Ken Hall

A Musgo Gasoline sign  featuring an Indian in full headdress graphics sold for $164,700 at a Premier Automobilia and Petroliana Auction held Jan. 9-10 by Morphy’s in Denver, Pa. Also, a Smith-o-Lene Aviation Brand gasoline sign with airplane graphics soared to $134,200; a Beacon Ethyl gasoline sign topped out at $85,400; a Texaco Gas Oil internally lighted can sign reached $80,520; an Oilzum Motor Oils sign changed hands for $75,640; and a Mohawk Gasoline porcelain sign gaveled for $46,360. Prices include a 22 percent buyer’s premium.

Gavels ‘n’ Paddles: Musgo Gasoline sign, $164,700, Morphy’s