1938 MISSOURI truck license plate - ALL ORIGINAL - EXCELLENT - vintage auto tag!
“RARE, nearly 80 years old, great color contrast, super registration typeface, 100% authentic, and highly collectible!”
You are bidding on an EXCELLENT, vintage 1938 MISSOURI TRUCK license plate! Lightweight, thin tag has an off-white/cream base with embossed jet-black lettering and rims. 100% ORIGINAL, with NO TOUCH-UPS, and terrific paint gloss left on it. Uses a highly unusual serif typeface for the registration!
Plate is straight and lies flat, with NO BENDS, NO EXTRA HOLES and almost NO surface rust. Plate hsa been creased several times in the past, but these bends have been straightened out overall; rims could probably be flattened out further. There are some minor surface scratches, and stains from old rust that has been almost completely cleaned away. Also a crack through rim above top left bolt hole, but this does not affect ability for display. Metal and paint are SOLID. Displays fantastically on your vintage "30s truck or your den, garage, or man-cave wall, and it"s nearly 80 years old! Plate you see (registration 43-988) is the exact plate you"ll receive. Please, definitely check out the photos for all the close-up details!
Plate is perfect for any Missouri or 1938 license plate collector, Show-Me State resident or native, or anyone celebrating a birthday or anniversary from 1938! A totally authentic, vintage piece of early auto memorabilia and Americana. Makes a great gift or a terrific addition to your bar, roadhouse or lounge decor!
This auction starts at just $27.99 with absolutely NO RESERVE, so you can bid with confidence!
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Sale Price: US $27.99