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Yes We Can Ship Large Signs

These images reflect the great care we put into crating large signs for shipment. T​his was a Rexall Drugs sign that measured 8' X 3' and took several man hours to crate securely and arrived safely.


5683 BANK ST, HWY 31. Ottawa, Ontario

Pepsi:Cola Double Dot Tin Palm Press

BUVEZ PEPSI:COLA 5 CENTS DOUBLE DOT TIN PUSH PLATE. c. 1930'S. MEASURES 13 1/2" IN LENGTH x 3 1/2" IN WIDTH. Light scratches and surface rust mostly on bottle. Rust on raised border.Colors are strong and bright.Decent example of a hard to find palm press.

PRICE:$1650.00   (KATX)

Pepsi-Cola Die Cut Bottle Cap Sign

1968 PEPSI-COLA DIE CUT BOTTLE CAP SIGN.Measures 19" in diameter by 2" deep. Sign is in excellent condition with just a few scratches on face of it. No rust.Colors are strong & bright. Made by Stout Sign Co. St. Louis MO. Made in U.S.A. M114 7-68. Beautiful example. Great size.

Sold   (KYH)

Neon Ray Clock

Neon Ray Clock Co. Buffalo N.Y, Hamilton Ont. Circa 1940. Neon is red & blue. Clock keeps perfect time. All works perfectly. There are 3 slots across bottom that are accessed from a tray that slides out the side. This allows you to change the message to whatever you need. Measures 22" high X 19" wide X 8" deep. Beautiful sign in excellent condition.



Greyhound Courier Express Aluminum Sign

GREYHOUND COURIER EXPRESS ALUMINUM SIGN. Measures 4' in length X 24 1/2" in width. Marked and makers mark SGGCXDOGSF REV. 5-3-2010. Came out of Greyhound Terminal in Ottawa after it closed in 2021. Sign has some very minor surface scratches, otherwise is in excellent to mint condition.

PRICE: $395.00     ( KUHX)   

Clinton Chain Saws 2 Sided Flange Sign

CLINTON CHAIN SAWS 2 SIDED FLANGE SIGN. Measures 24" in length X 18" in width. Stamped " PRINTED IN CANADA  BARKER 56" on flanged edge. Tiny chip on top corner and very, very minor scratches, otherwise this would be mint. Beautiful colorful sign.

PRICE:$950.00       (KCH)

Trailways Bus Double Sided Sign with Bracket

TRAILWAYS BUS LARGE 2 SIDED SIGN WITH BRACKET. c. 1950'S.  Measures 36" in length X 22" in width. Total length of bracket is 40" in length. One side is super clean, 2nd side has minor scratches and wear. Trailways runs primarily in the North East, Toronto, Windsor , Montreal and a few other Canadian cities and goes out west as far as Denver Colorado. Nice colors.

PRICE:$795.00       (KREN)

Star Weekly Porcelain Advertising Kik Plate

STAR WEEKLY FOR SALE HERE PORCELAIN RED & WHITE KIK PLATE. This sign would have been commonly used on the bottom of doors leading into retail stores. Measures 27 3/4" in length X 8" in width. Shiny bright porcelain. Minor stains, scratches and edge chips.

sold      (KUH)

Wall Mount Ice Cream Cone Display

ICE CREAM CONES & WALL MOUNT CONE HOLDER c. 1960'S. We have a full unopened box of Imperial Roll Cake Cones and the original heavy tin wall mount holder for dispensing the cones. The metal display reads "For Freshly Dipped Ice Cream Cones & Cups By Imperial Cone Company" on 3 sides. The full box of cones reads " Imperial Roll Cake Cones Have Some Ice Cream Now Contains 100 Cake Cones Baked by Imperial Cone Company London Ontario..Have You Tried Sweetheart Straws" Box has some staining on 2 sides but other 2 sides are much better. A great ice cream display.

PRICE$225.00     (KAUE)

Ocean Liner Self Framed Sign Frederik VIII Scandinavian-American Line

FREDERIK VIII OCEAN LINER SCANDINAVIAN - AMERICAN LINE DIRECT CANADIAN SERVICE SELF FRAMED TIN LITHOGRAPHED OCEAN LINER SIGN. The ship is the FREDERIK VIII built in 1913 by Vulcan Stettiner Maschinenbau A.G. for the Scandinavian American Line.The sign is referred to as self framed tin as it is one piece of tin including frame. The sign itself was made by The Mettallograph Corporation New York. The frame and molded corners protruding out are embossed. Beautiful image of a ship arriving in a busy harbour  probably New York City, with passengers on the deck, several ships in the harbour. Beautiful tin litho sign. Minor dent near bottom border.

PRICE:$1800.00    (KATX)

Pepsi Cola Celluloid Over Cardboard Oval Advertising Sign 1954

PEPSI COLA 1954 REFRESH WITHOUT FILLING CELLULOID OVER CARDBOARD OVAL SIGN WITH PRETTY LADY & BOTTLE CAP. This sign is in mint condition. It can be used as a wall hanger or counter top sign. Best one we've ever owned.

sold    (KBEN)

Colman's Starch Porcelain Advertising Sign

COLEMAN'S STARCH LARGE PORCELAIN SIGN. C. 1920's. Measures 36" in height X 24" in width. There is a manufacturers mark on it that I am not familiar with but I am sure it is English. Chipping around outside edges in blue border. Face of the sign is bright and shiny but there are light surface scratches. Beautiful large porcelain sign. Cobalt blue on white.

PRICE:$850.00   (KEHX)

Orinoco Tobacco Fine Cut Tin Embossed Advertising Sign

ORINOCO TOBACCO FINE CUT TIN EMBOSSED SIGN. Roll your own cigarettes with ORINOCO TOBACCO FINE CUT FROM 30-40 CIGARETTES FROM EACH PACKAGE. The entire outside border is embossed. Sign is in excellent condition with just minor signs of wear. Measures 28" in length X 13 1/4" in width. Displays real nice. C. 1930's.

sold    (KBHX)

Small Size Telephone Service Porcelain Flange Sign

SMALL SIZE TELEPHONE SERVICE PORCELAIN FLANGE SIGN. Measures 10" in length X 61/4" in width. The faces of the sign are in excellent condition. There are some chips on flanged edge. C. 1950's. Beautiful sign.


Bell System Underground Telephone Cable Porcelain Sign

BELL SYSTEM UNDERGROUND TELEPHONE CABLE DO NOT DISTURB  PORCELAIN SIGN. Small porcelain sign measures 7" in height X 3 1/2" in width. Excellent condition. No chips.

PRICE:$85.00      (KUN) 

Antrim St. Porcelain Sign 1930's

ANTRIM ST. PORCELAIN SIGN. C. 1930's. Measures 19" in length X 4" in width. No chips. Cobalt blue with white letters. Bevelled edge all around. White letters are raised over the blue. We've left paint around the edges to authenticate age. Found in Carleton Place ON.

PRICE:$395.00     (KAUE)

Buvez Sun Crest 1950's Tin Vertical Bottle Sign

BUVEZ SUN CREST TIN VERTICAL BOTTLE SIGN. C. 1950's. Marked made In Canada CCC 59. Measures 53" in height X 17 1/4 In width. Wonderful bottle image. Rolled edge and embossed bottle. Sign is in excellent overall condition. Minor spots on bottom white border. Displays beautifully.

sold    (KAUH)

Booth's Oval Brand Oysters Tin Embossed Advertising Sign

BOOTH'S OVAL BRAND OYSTERS TIN EMBOSSED ADVERTISING SIGN. Circa 1900. Measures 27 1/4" in length X 19 3/4" in width. Self framed border, logo in center and letters are heavily embossed.  "Booth's Oval Brand Oysters, A. Booth & Co. Oysters, Fish and canned goods, Booth's Salmon, Booth's Fruit, Booth's Boston Baked Beans and Booth's Vegetables." Nice rich early colors. Some extra holes in the border, more in center section. Finish is dull with some wear spots. Overall a nice early oyster sign that  still displays very well with great colors.

sold    (KOHX)

USL Batteries Tin Embossed Sign

USL BATTERIES TIN EMBOSSED SIGN. Measures 19" in length X 14" in width. Made in U.S.A printed on bottom border. C. 1930's. Sign is in decent condition but does have some creases and scratches.

PRICE:$395.00     (KUUE)

Bread Advertising Sign

BREAD ADVERTISING SIGN. Measures 15" in length X 5 1/2" in width. Sign is aluminum and probably the top of a bread rack. Heavily embossed lettering along with image of a baker. Painted gold and in excellent condition. Would make a great kitchen sign. Circa 1950's. 

PRICE:$175.00    (KCE)

Poulin Rexall Drugs Porcelain 3 Piece Advertising Sign

POULIN REXALL DRUGS 3 PIECE PORCELAIN SIGN. C. 1930's. Measures 70" in length X 48" in width. A few scattered chips, nothing major.  Porcelain would look fabulous given a good wax job. Very decent overall condition.

sold    (KOHX)

Silver Spring Ale Tin Embossed Advertising Sign

SILVER SPRING ALE TIN EMBOSSED SIGN. c. 1920'S. From the Silver Spring Brewery co. Ltd. Sherbrooke, Que. Measures 19 1/4" in length X 8 3/4" in width. Sign is in excellent condition with just a couple of tiny chips. Beautiful sign.

sold     (KUH)

Pure Spring Honee Orange Tin Advertising Thermometer

PURE SPRING HONEE ORANGE TIN THERMOMETER. Measures 17" in length X 5" in width. Made by Barker 1971. Nice image of bottle of Honee Orange. Good strong colors. Minor scratches and wear.

sold      (KBH)

Red Rose Tea Tin Embossed Advertising Sign

RED ROSE TEA "is good tea" TIN EMBOSSED ADVERTISING SIGN. Circa 1950. Measures 27" in length X 19" in width. Made in Canada by St. Thomas Metal Signs Ltd. Nice even wear. Some light rust, scratches and fade. Nice decorative piece.

sold    (KUH)

Pepsi Cola Double Dot 5 Cents Self Framed Tin Advertising Sign

PEPSI COLA DOUBLE DOT 5 CENTS SELF FRAMED TIN SIGN. C. 1930's. Sign was made in Canada. Measures 48" in height X 16" in width. Some one has made a wood frame that actually looks real nice around it..easily removed. Sign has scratches and overall signs of wear. There are extra  nail holes around outside edges. Slightly faded. Having said all that the sign actually displays very well. Beautiful piece. 

sold        (KAEX)

Crystal Springs Beverages and Gold Bond Ginger Ale Tin Embossed Sign

CRYSTAL SPRINGS BEVERAGES AND GOLD BOND GINGER ALE TIN EMBOSSED SIGN. Circa 1930's. Measures 20" in length X 9" in width. Shows bottle with label "Crystal Cola. .Made of the Finest Ingredients Obtainable. Crystal Spring Beverage Co. Auburn Me. Minor nicks & wear.

PRICE:$275.00     (KUH)

Crystal Club Beverages Tin Sign

CRYSTAL CLUB BEVERAGES TIN EMBOSSED SIGN. Measures 28" in length X 9 3/4" in width. Has a bottle with labels "Crystal Club Pale Dry...Sparkling Pale Dry Ginger Ale: As well as Smart To Serve. Bottle and lettering are embossed. Circa 1940's. Light fading and scratches. Great colors and displays nicely.

PRICE:$295.00        (KUH)

The Governess Diamond Dye Cabinet

DIAMOND DYES CABINET "THE GOVERNESS". Made in 1906 by The Wells and Richardson Co. United States and Canada. Measures 30" in height X 23" in width X 10" in depth. Beautiful embossed tin sign of a Governess playing with children. Cabinet has been refinished at some point. It has all it's interior dividers which is rare on these cabinets that were used to dispense different colors of dyes in the old general stores. Some minor scratching and wear but overall in excellent condition.

PRICE:$1295.00    (KOHX)

The Balloon Diamond Dye Cabinet

DIAMOND DYES CABINET. "The Balloon". Made in 1912 by the Wells and Richardson Co. United States and Canada. Measures 24 1/2" in height X 15 1/4" in width X 9" in depth. Beautiful embossed tin sign of children playing with a balloon. Original finish on wood cabinet. Panel on back door is missing and replaced with glass. These cabinets were used in general stores to dispense different color packs of cloth dyes. Colors on this one are strong and bright. Very minor wear.

PRICE:$895.00      (KECE)

Buckingham Cigarettes Porcelain Advertising Sign

BUCKINGHAM CIGARETTES THROAT EASY 1930'S PORCELAIN ADVERTISING SIGN. Measures 5' in length X 13" in width. Made by P&M Orillia. Some minor scattered chips. Strong bright colors.

PRICE:$950.00    (KYEN)

Crown Diamond Paints Porcelain 2 Sided Advertising Sign

CROWN DIAMOND PAINTS PORCELAIN 2 SIDED ADVERTISING SIGN. Measures 48" in diameter. This sign is in it's original aluminum ring and hanging bracket. Five color sign made by P & M Orillia. Strong bright colors. Sign was painted over at one time and stripped. Very minor chips and wear. Displays great.

This sign was stolen back in October 2021...Sign was just  found and returned to Ken  by an honourable antique dealer with a sharp eye.


Railway Crossing Sign

RAILWAY CROSSING SIGN. Measures 48" in length X 48" in width with a depth of 8". Painted aluminum showing minor wear. Overall great condition. (Sign 1 of 2 listed).

PRICE:$375.00     (AYE)

Railway Crossing Sign

RAILWAY CROSSING SIGN. Measures 48" in length X 48" in width with an 8" depth. Painted aluminum showing minor paint loss and wear. Displays great. (Sign 2 of 2 listed)

PRICE:$375.00  (UAN)

Draw-Tite Trailer Hitches Two Sided Advertising Sign With Mounting Bracket

DRAW-TITE TRAILER HITCHES PROFESSIONALLY INSTALLED TWO SIDED SIGN WITH MOUNTING BRACKET. Measures 30" in length X 24" in width not including bracket. Sign is excellent on one side, has a strip of rust across bottom of reverse side that would come off with a bit of cleaning. Sign is aluminum and dates  from the 1970's.

PRICE:$395.00     (KAHX)

Silent Glow Oil Burner Embossed Tin Litho Sign

SILENT GLOW OIL BURNER EMBOSSED TIN LITHO ADVERTISING SIGN. Measures 17 3/4" in length X 11 3/4" in width. Sign is in mint condition and has never been hung. "C54" printed on bottom right hand corner, to me that shows this sign is possibly from 1954. Beautiful colors.

PRICE:$250.00      (KAH)

Shoe Store Window Automaton of a Kitten In a Slipper

CIRCA 1950'S (POSSIBLY EARLIER) SHOE STORE WINDOW AUTOMATON OF A KITTEN IN A SLIPPER. Measures 19" in length X 12" in height X 6 1/2" in width. This would of sat in the window of a shoe store to draw customers into the store. Little kitten is adorable. he has glass eyes, his head rocks back and forth and his mouth opens & closes. He has long soft fur and is in perfect working order. There is a trap door on back to access inner workings. Automatons were made to lure customers into your store and are quite rare. Kittens tiny nose is missing.

PRICE:$595.00    (KAEN)

Red Jacket Chewing Gum Wrappers

RED JACKET CHEWING GUM WRAPPERS. Circa 1920's. No gum. From Canadian Chewing Gum Co. Limited Toronto, Canada. Total 7 wrappers. Each one measures 4 1/4" in length X 7/8" in width. Most are in excellent  condition, a couple have minor tears. Sold as a lot only.

PRICE:$95.00 for lot  (KBN)

Jiffy Pipe Reamer Counter Top Display

JIFFY PIPE REAMER EASELBACK COUNTER TOP PIPE DISPLAY.C. 1950's. Measures 14" in height X7 1/4" in width. Distributed by Namton Sales Toronto Ont. "Carry on eon your key ring and always enjoy a clean, cool smoke 15 cents" Crease across the top. Still has 15 of the 18 original reamers on the card. Sat on a counter in a smoke shop.

PRICE:$48.00     (KEX)

Pure Spring Tin Advertising Sign

PURE SPRING TIN SIGN WITH WOOD FRAME BACKING. Circa 1960's. Measures 4' in length X 3' in width. Pure Spring was a local bottling company here in Ottawa Canada. Minor wear, strong colors.s    sold         (KENX)

Robin Hood Supersweet Formula Feeds Sign

ROBIN HOOD SUPERSWEET FORMULA FEEDS SIGN. Painted steel sign measures 36" in length X 24" in width. Great image of pig. Minor paint loss on outside edges and a couple spots on face of the sign. Still decent overall condition.

sold      (KUHX) 

Stores Porcelain Advertising Sign

STORES PORCELAIN SIGN. Measures 76" in length X 18" in width with a 1" wide flanged border all around. Red and white sign is in mint condition. Not sure what store it is from but possibly Red & White store? Shiny bright colors. No touch up, all original.

Price:$650.00  (KBEN)

Planters Peanuts 1950's Coloring Book

PLANTERS PEANUTS AROUND THE WORLD WITH MR. PEANUT BOOK NO.3 COLORING BOOK. Circa 1950's book is in mint-unused condition. Distributed by the Planters Nut & Chocolate Co. Ltd. Toronto , Canada. Book cover shows all different Planters products from that time. MINT-UNUSED. Measures 10 3/4" in length X 7 1/4" in width and 27 pages.


John Collins Fit For A King Cardboard Advertising Sign

JOHN COLLINS FIT FOR A KING CARDBOARD DIE-CUT ADVERTISING SIGN. Circa 1950's. Image of a very content gentleman lying back enjoying his bottle of John Collins. Nice image of bottle cap. Sign is in mint-unused condition. It is designed to fold on the 1 1/2" grey border that goes all around to give it a picture frame effect. It also has an easel back fold on back that has never been folded. Like I said MINT-UNUSED. Super die-cut advertising sign in fabulous condition.


Grapette Soda 1957 Calendar

Grapette Soda original 1957 calendar with complete date pad. Measures 33" in length X 16" in width. "ENJOY FLAVOR ENRICHED GRAPETTE SODA" with a pretty girl. It is artist signed. I believe it is signed "FRUSH". Pearl Frush is considered one of the top 3 American women pin-up artists.Poster is in excellent condition.

PRICE:$325.00        (KACE)

Canadian Pacific Travel Poster 

CANADIAN PACIFIC TRAVEL POSTER. Circa 1960. Measures 36" in length X 24" in width. "re-discover the fun of train travel-on The Canadian" Travel city to city - or across Canada with Canadian Pacific Trains,Trucks,Ships,Planes, Hotels,Telecommunication. Poster is in excellent (not mint) condition. Poster printed in Canada.

PRICE:$350.00       (KAUE)

Porcelain Street Signs

PORCELAIN STREET SIGNS. FAIROAK DR./SINGLETON DR./BREEWOOD RD. AND ESSINGTON RD. Porcelain signs are circa 1930's-40's and are heavy thick porcelain enamel black on white. They measure 30" in length X 6" in width. All are in excellent condition.

PRICE:$85.00 each     (KUE)


Porcelain Street Sign

PORCELAIN STREET SIGN. W. FRANKFORT DR. Porcelain sign is circa 1930's/40's and is embossed heavy porcelain enamel black on white. Measures 36" in length X 6" in width. Excellent condition with only a couple very minor chips in porcelain.

PRICE:$85.00     (KUE)

Porcelain Street Signs

PORCELAIN STREET SIGNS. BAYNE ST./LOWELL ST./MOHICAN RD. AND SUDBURY RD. Porcelain signs are circa 1930's-40's and are heavy thick porcelain enamel black on white. They measure 24" in length X 6" in width. All are in excellent condition.

PRICE:$85.00 each

Sudbury Rd SOLD

Lowell St SOLD 

Mohican Rd SOLD (KUE)

Ocean Liner Print S.S. Metagama

S.S. METAGAMA CANADIAN PACIFIC TRANS ATLANTIC -TRANS CANADA -TRANS PACIFIC LARGE LITHOGRAPHED OCEAN LINER PRINT.C 1920's. Print was used in either a travel agency or shipping offices. Print measures 35" in length X 23 1/2" in width. Mahogany frame measures 40 1/4" in length X 29" in width. It is artist signed by Norman Wilkinson. Original frame has a few very tiny nicks in it.

Nice overall condition.

PRICE:$650.00               (KBOE)

Diet Pepsi Tin Embossed Advertising Chalkboard

DIET PEPSI TIN EMBOSSED CHALKBOARD.Measures 27 1/4" in length X 19 1/4" in width. "DIET PEPSI" is embossed. Marked Printed in Canada-Barker-67. We never see much Diet Pepsi advertising. Chalkboard has minor creases on edges and light overall wear. "BUVEZ DIET PEPSI" Fairly scarce piece.

PRICE:$195.00   (KAUX)

Railway Express Agency Porcelain Sign

RAILWAY EXPRESS AGENCY PORCELAIN SIGN. Measures 24" square. Has two small holes drilled in center of sign that we don't believe to be original. Porcelain has a couple of chips to top right of "X". Porcelain is shiny and bright.

PRICE:$375.00    (KEEX)

American Airlines Advertising Sign

AMERICAN AIRLINES ADVERTISING SIGN. Measures 14" in diameter. Plastic & masonite with 4 small factory holes indicating that it possibly is off a rack of some sort. Airplane looks like a DC-3. Sign is somewhat faded so it may have been used outdoors. Neat piece. Has age cracking and minor chipping.

PRICE:$325.00   (KAUE)

Van Camp's Pork and Beans Celluloid Advertising Pocket Mirror

VAN CAMP'S PORK AND BEANS CELLULOID POCKET ADVERTISING MIRROR. Circa 1910. Great image of Van Camp's Dutch kids with an over sized can of Pork & Beans. Measures 2 1/8" in diameter. Mirror is perfect. These pocket mirrors were given away back in the day to remind people about their products..great little advertising item.

PRICE:$150.00   (KEN)

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