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Unable to identify old hood ornamentThanks for the inputs. I also saw some Canadian Mercury emblems that had a similar flavor but not any of the ornaments. I guess abandon might have been too strong of a word. I will certainly continue on as you suggest with the occassional search …
Unable to identify old hood ornamentWell folks, I have exhausted all of the searches that I came think of and have come up with nothing. So if no one has another idea for me to check out, I am going to abandon the search for a match to this item. Thanks so much for all of your inputs …
Unable to identify old hood ornamentWell it has been another two weeks and I have had many 'leads' provided by many good people. But, to this point, I have not found anything to match my item. I have also done a search on Franklin Mint Company (due to the FMC on the unders…
Unable to identify old hood ornamentI received an email back from Fairbanks-Morse Museum and they do not have any record of ever using this logo. They referenced me to the International Mercury Owners site so I will do some research there. But I agree with you DocHubler that this ma…
Unable to identify old hood ornamentThanks for the information DocHubler. This will help to narrow my search down. I have heard back from the Fairbanks-Morse museum and they will do some research as well. I will do as you suggest with my search concentrating on the 46 - 58 Mercurys…
Unable to identify old hood ornamentWell, I have spent the last two days trying to do searches on Fairbanks Morse and have come up empty. I sent an email to the museum with a picture but have not heard anything back from them. I would assume tho that they are busy. Any other ideas …
Unable to identify old hood ornamentThanks Paulargetype! I worked for the old Chicago and Northwestern during my college summers in the early 70's. When I joined this forum group, I had no idea there were so many wonderful people who subscribed to this site. Thanks for the inf…
Unable to identify old hood ornamentThanks so much. I had assumed Ford Motor Company since the item looks so much like Mercury. But I also found a First Manufacturing Company but they have nothing to do with cars. So I will see if this information helps on any of my searches. Than…
Unable to identify old hood ornamentI went there first. But did not find the item. I have probably looked at over 8000 hood ornaments in the past 3 weeks. Of course, some were repeats but my eyes hurt. I was wondering if it could be from a non-U.S. made vehicle.