Awesome very hard to find AUTHENTIC 70 year old Mido self winding watch advertising robot wall sign. 16 inch high x 9 inch wide x 1 inch thick. Made of plastic for robot & hard fiber material for the red wall mount. The original wall mount has a hanger hole to mount on a wall. The very bottom plastic base has Thailand script: Mido Muang Thong Thani (this is a suburb of Bangkok). Mido comes from the Spanish phrase: Yo mido meaning “I measure” Mido in the 1940’s used a robot as its ambassador as a symbol of progress. Robi is the worldwide nickname for Mido mascot. This item is the real goods & is circa 1940’s. POOR condition, missing one arm, extensive loss of original silver color, red wall mount in poor condition. The robot could be glued back onto the back. No pet smells or cigarette smells. The item “ROBOT MIDO ROBI WATCH store advertising display trade sign vintage clock 1940’s” is in sale since Tuesday, November 21, 2017. This item is in the category “Collectibles\Advertising\Merchandise & Memorabilia\Store Displays”. The seller is “oldcastiron” and is located in Bangkok THAILAND. This item can be shipped worldwide.
- Type of Advertising: Sign
- Brand: Mido Famous Self Winding Watches
- Featured Refinements: Vintage Advertising Display
- Color: silver
- Date of Creation: 1940’s
- Country/Region of Manufacture: Switzerland