Vintage MOBIL Oil Co. CONOCO 5 Gallon Gas Can Davis Mfg

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  • Source: eBay
  • Sold Date: May 27, 2007
  • Channel: Auction House

Up for bid is a vintage 5 Gallon CONOCO Gas Can (please see the one picture) that has been restored as a MOBIL Oil Company gas can. It has been repainted and had a new decal put on it. This five gallon can was made by CONOCO and has a solid brass screw on lid with the following inscription on it: The Davis Welding & Mfg. Co., Cincinnati, Ohio, Pat. Jan. 27-20; Aug. 21-23; Nov. 24-25. That would probably put this can to being used in the late 1920's. You can assess the conditon by looking at the pictures of each side; it is really in excellent condition.

This gas can belongs to Mr. Kenneth Boyd of Roosevelt , Oklahoma . Mr. Boyd is 77 years old and has lived all of his life on the farm that has been in his family for over 100 years. He has been restoring petroleum products for several years now, having restored approximately 85 gravity-flow gas pumps to date (among other restoration projects). Mr. Boyd would be happy to answer any questions you have about this particular can, and he is the person to contact. You may reach him at between the hours of 6:00 AM and 6:00 PM (Central Time) daily .

This can can be shipped by USPS Priority Mail; please see the shipping calclulator for the cost of the shipping. The "Buyer" is responsible for all packing, transportation and delivery fees from Roosevelt , OK , 73564 .

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