|Marked Bronze on the shoe. British advertising Trophy or Mascot known as Esso Oscar the Oil Drip Man. This mascot dates from the early 1950s. At the beginning of the 50s Esso produced and distributed a series of these mascots that were given to managers as a reward for their efforts in decorating their service stations. |
There were three different models of Esso Oil Drip Man one holds helmet and goggles, one wears a laurel wreath on his head and this one Oil Drip Man with torch. There was also an Oil Drip Woman holding a bouquet of flowers. Standing 8 3/4 inches.