Sinclair Aircraft sign, $19,800, Matthews
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A rare Sinclair Aircraft double-sided porcelain sign with plane graphics, rated 7.9 out of 10 on both sides for condition, sold for $19,800 at an auction held September 14 by Matthews Auctions, LLC (based in Nokomis, IL) in Ina, IL. It was the top lot in the sale of the single-owner lifetime collection of William “Bill” Dagg of Wayne City, IL. Also, a Studebaker Cars-Trucks single-sided porcelain neon sign made $5,500 and a Campbell’s Condensed Vegetable Soup single-sided porcelain curved sign hit $5,225. Prices include a 10 percent buyer’s premium.