Texaco Fry May West Visible Vintage Gas Pump Fully Restored To Museum Working Order
Genuine Antique Fry Mae West 117 Visible Pump Gas Pump - Specifications:
- Gas Company: Texaco
- Make/Model: Fry Mae West 117 Visible Pump
- Era: 1910-1925
- Color: Red,
- Height: 119" (with globe)
- Base Diameter: 24"
- Condition: Antique/Restored museum quality and historical correct
- Custom six wheel base mounted dolly with mar proof wheels for easy touch and move
- Notable Features:
Texaco original milk glass inserts in milk glass globe light. Fry Guarantee Visible hand pump model with original blue tinted glass 5 gallon tank.
This is an original restored Texaco gas pump Mae West Fry Visible Gas Pump 117. This vintage gas pump is the guarantee fry visible pump circa 1920s and features the patented Fry accurate measuring mechanism from Guarantee Liquid Measure Company with the up and down working measuring tube, measuring stop control handle, tinted blue glass cylinder, and price sign.
This vintage Texaco gasoline pump features a genuine vintage globe. The original milk glass globe (17" x 6") features two 13 1/2" Texaco glass inserts. This Texaco gas globe logo with a white background, Texaco Gasoline All parts of this antique gas pump are historically correct and original, and are in full working order. This highly collectible Texaco Gasoline vintage pump has been completely restored to museum quality by our master craftsman at Scottsdale Art Factory. Contact us to request your antique gas pumps and vintage Americana at 1-800-292-0008.
Museum Quality Vintage Restoration from Scottsdale Art Factory
- All brass parts are solid polished original brass
- Rare collectors preferred original "Milk Glass" and metal globe
- All sign-age is correct porcelain original era material (no fake foreign made parts or signs used)
- All internals have been polished and rebuilt
- Pump is in working order
- Backed by a century of fine craftsmanship since 1913
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All vintage memorabilia offered is a genuine collectable and appreciable assets, not a fake reproduction. All new items are hand crafted in the same hand and materials as it was done in its era "When Things Were Made in America to Last Forever". If we say "Restored" we mean complete restoration to its original production offering in its era. If we say "Restormod" we mean exact copy with some improved modifications or customizations. All items are fine collectable art at the highest world class collector level.
Gas Pumps Historical Information
Fry Visible Gas Pump:
Guaranteed Liquid Measure Visible Pump used throughout the early 1920s, was often referred to as the Fry Visible Gas Pump. The most popular models of the Fry Visible Pump, named after the company founder, were the Fry Model 117 and Fry Model 17. These vintage gas pumps, with their hourglass shape, were nicknamed after the curvaceous actress of that era "Mae West". The "visible" gas pumps allowed customers to view the color and quality of the gasoline through the transparent glass fuel tank.
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