Stunningly Decorative US Vintage Motor Oil Cans, Gas and Grease Cans by TNT Petronliana
Reddit rarely fails to deliver when you least expect it, and in this case it’s in the form of these stunning US vintage Motor Oil Cans, Gas Cans and Grease Cans.
TNT Petroliana is a prize worthy Instagram account that Specializes in Motor Oil & Gas Antiques, that are collected then sold on Ebay.
I’ve picked out a couple of big images of some of my favourites along with various other types of fossil fuel products, covering: motor cup grease, crank shaft lubricants, motor and aeroplane oils.
The illustrative work on many of these is just something to behold, and love that many kinds of animals represent some of these brands, from: Huskies, Parrots, Tigers, Seals, Elephants to name just a few.
It’s not just the illustrative work here that is so inspiring, many of these brand names are just brilliant; nearly all of these ooze unique and individual personalities, then you’ve also got some equally creative tag-lines.
Hercules Axle Grease ‘Is the Best’ – Degapod Lubricants – Fisher, Thornson & Co.
I mean, everything about nearly every one of these just delights me.
There are way more examples over on the Instagram account, so go and check it out…
Vintage Motor Oil Cans, Gas and Grease Cans by TNT Petronliana
Para-Field Motor Oil, 100% Pure Paraffin Base
Perfect Seal X Heavy Duty Motor Oil, Crystal Motor Oil Co.
Tigerlube Motor Oil, Johnson Oil Company
Road-Pen Motor Oil, Pennsylvania Oil
Marathon Motor Oil, Best in the Long Run.
Super Indiana Motor Oil, Oil Works.
Penn Trump 100% Pure Pennsylvania Motor Oil, Freedom Oil Company.
Mohawk-Penn Motor Oil, Safe at Any Speed.
Sinclair Opaline Motor Oil – Seals Power at every Degree of Wear.
Vesuvius Motor Graphite Crank Case Lubricate, Vesuvius Graphite Corporation.
Texaco Motor Cup Grease – The Texas Company.
Bengol Pure Pennsylvania Heat Resisting Lubricant, The Gibson Co.
Hercules Axle Grease, Degapod Lubricants Fisher Thornson & Co.