CALIFORNIA: YOM License Plate TABS and TOPPERS FOR SALE - Go Here to See Pictures of Our Items

Old California tabs for sale that you can use for the California Year of Manufacture Program. We also have some nice reproductions of the vintage license plate toppers.

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All tabs are mailed via USPS Priority Mail in small boxes for safer shipping.

Most of our SOLD items are at the bottom of the page, or on the next page. To see more California tabs, click here to visit our Ruby Lane website.

Old California Tab 1955
$40.00
California tab 1955 that attaches to your old 1951 California license plate. If you have a 1955 model year vehicle, this can be used on an approved 1951 base plate for the Year of Manufacture Program. Click on image to see a larger photo. There are scattered scratches and spots of surface rust. The small wrap around tab is bent back behind the tab.
1955 California Tab
$30.00
1955 California license plate tab, fairly rough, that attaches to a vintage 1951 California license plate. If you have a 1955 model year vehicle, this can be used on an approved 1951 base plate for the Year of Manufacture Program. You can click on the image to see a larger photo. There are many small spots/areas of surface rust, and the gray paint has a pretty rough, alligator-like texture. The small metal tab is bent back behind the tab.
Old 1955 California License Plate Tab
$70.00
California license plate tab, 1955, that attaches to an old 1951 California license plate. If you have a 1955 model year vehicle, this can be used on an approved 1951 base plate for the Year of Manufacture Program. Click on image to see a larger photo. There is a shallow metal crease across the "37".
Vintage 1955 California Tab Repainted
$100.00
Repainted 1955 California metal year tab that attaches to a vintage 1951 California license plate. If you have a 1955 model year vehicle, this can be used on an approved 1951 base plate for the Year of Manufacture Program. Clicking on image will bring up a larger photo.
New Old Stock California License Plate Tab 1955
$125.00
California tab, 1955, new old stock (with an original insert), that attaches to a vintage 1951 California license plate. If you have a 1955 model year vehicle, this can be used on an approved 1951 base plate for the Year of Manufacture Program. Please click on image to see a larger photo. There are a few small scratches on this tab. We will mail this via USPS priority mail, in a box, with plenty of bubble-wrap.
Old 1955 California License Plate Tab YOM
$75.00
Vintage California license plate tab, 1955, that attaches to an old 1951 California license plate. If you have a 1955 model year vehicle, this can be used on an approved 1951 base plate for the Year of Manufacture Program. Please click on image to see a larger photo. There are a few scratches and spots of surface rust. The small wrap-around tab is bent back behind the tab.
California Tab 1955
$40.00
Vintage California tab 1955 that attaches to your old 1951 California license plate. If you have a 1955 model year vehicle, this can be used on an approved 1951 base plate for the Year of Manufacture Program. Please click on image to see a larger photo. There are some scratches and spots of surface rust. The small wrap around tab is bent back behind the tab.
Old California Tab 1954
$65.00
California 1954 tab that attaches to a vintage 1951 California license plate. If you have a 1954 model year vehicle, this can be used on an approved 1951 base plate for the Year of Manufacture Program. Please click on image to see a larger photo, as there are some scratches on the tab. The small wrap-around tab is bent back behind the tab.
1954 California Tab YOM
$75.00
Vintage 1954 California tab that attaches to your old 1951 California license plate. If you have a 1954 model year vehicle, this can be used on an approved 1951 base plate for the Year of Manufacture Program. Please click on image to see a larger photo: this one has some small scratches. The wrap-around tap is bent back.
Old California Tab 1954 YOM
$60.00
Old 1954 California license plate tab that attaches to a vintage 1951 California plate. If you have a 1954 vehicle, this can be used on your approved 1951 base plate for the California Year of Manufacture Program. Please click on image to see a larger photo, there are some small scratches and bolt marks. The small wrap-around tab is bent back behind the tab.
Old California Tab 1953
$40.00
Vintage 1953 California tab that attaches to an old 1951 California license plate. If you have a 1953 model year vehicle, this can be used on an approved 1951 base plate for the Year of Manufacture Program. Please click on image to see a larger photo. This tab has a few small scratches and spots of surface rust. The small wrap-around tab is bent back behind the year tab.
California Tabs 1953 with Consecutive Numbers
$80.00
1953 California tabs, with consecutive (NOT matching) numbers, that attach to vintage 1951 California license plates. Please click on image to see a larger photo: there are scratches and areas of surface rust on each of the tabs.
Old California Tabs 1953 YOM
$150.00 $125.00 On Sale!
Vintage California tabs, 1953, New Old Stock, that attach to your old 1951 California license plates. If you have a 1953 model year vehicle, these can be used on approved 1951 base plates for the Year of Manufacture Program. Please click on image to see a larger photo: one serial number was printed a little crooked, and there are some scratches and small nicks.
California License Plate Tabs 1952
$130.00 $110.00 On Sale!
Old 1952 California metal tabs (pair), with matching numbers, that attach to your vintage 1951 California license plates. If you have a 1952 vehicle, these can be used on approved 1951 base plates for the Year of Manufacture Program. Please click on image to see a larger photo as there are some scattered scratches, and spots of surface rust on each tab.
Old 1952 California Tabs
$85.00
California year tabs (1952 pair), with matching numbers, that attach to your vintage 1951 California license plates. If you have a 1952 vehicle, these can be used on approved 1951 base plates for the Year of Manufacture Program. Please click on image to see a larger photo as there are scattered scratches, and spots & areas of surface rust on each tab.
1952 California Tab
$50.00
1952 California tab that attaches to your vintage 1951 California license plate. If you have a 1952 model year vehicle, this can be used on an approved 1951 base plate for the Year of Manufacture Program. Please click on image to see a larger photo. This tab has some scratches and a bolt mark.
Old California License Plate Tabs 1950 NOS
$150.00 $135.00 On Sale!
Old California tabs, 1950, NOS, that attach to your vintage 1947 California license plates. If you have a 1950 vehicle, these can be used on approved 1947 base plates for the Year of Manufacture Program. Please click on image to see a larger photo. These tabs have some scattered scratches and cloudy spots.
Vintage 1950 California Metal Tabs
$150.00
1950 California corner tabs, with matching numbers, that attach to your vintage 1947 California license plates. If you have a 1950 vehicle, these can be used on approved 1947 base plates for the Year of Manufacture Program. Please click on image to see a larger photo. These tabs have some scratches and cloudy areas.
California Motorcycle Tab 1950 Vintage YOM
$85.00 $75.00 On Sale!
1950 California motorcycle tab, for use with your base 1947 California motorcycle license plate for the Year of Manufacture Program (YOM). Please click on the smaller image to see a larger picture as there are some scattered scratches.
Vintage 1950 California Trailer License Plate Metal Year Tab
$50.00 $40.00 On Sale!
1950 California trailer license plate tab (ONE TAB), new old stock. If you have a vintage 1950 trailer, you can use this on your 1947 base plate for the Year of Manufacture program. **We will send you the best one we have (it will have a different serial number than the one pictured). This also comes with the matching cardboard insert and envelope.
1949 California Tabs
$100.00
Vintage 1949 California license plate tabs that attach to your 1947 California plates for the Year of Manufacture Program. These do have scratches, rubbed off paint, and some areas of discoloration. Please click on image to see a much larger photo.
Old 1949 California Tabs
$135.00
1949 California year tabs, with a cool serial number that ends in 1949! You can use these with your base 1947 California license plates for the YOM program. Please click on the smaller image to see a larger picture as there are some scattered scratches.
Old 1948 California Tabs
$150.00
1948 California license plate tabs (with matching serial numbers, 1387001) that attach to your old 1947 California license plates. If you have a 1948 model year vehicle, these can be used on approved 1947 base plates for the Year of Manufacture Program. These appear to be new old stock, but do have some scattered scratches and dark-ish spots.
Old California License Plate Tabs 1948
$110.00
California license plate tabs, 1948 (with matching serial numbers, 1873903) that attach to your 1947 California license plates. If you have a 1948 model year vehicle, these can be used on approved 1947 base plates for the Year of Manufacture Program. Please click on image to see a larger photo. These tabs have scattered scratches and dark spots. The small wrap-around tabs are bent back behind each tab.
Vintage 1948 California Tab
$65.00
1948 California license plate tab that can attach to your vintage 1947 California license plate. Please click on image to see a larger photo. This tab has scattered scratches, and tiny spots of white. The small wrap-around tab is bent back behind the tab.
Old California Tab 1946
$70.00
1946 California metal tab that attaches to a vintage 1945 California license plate. Please click on image to see a larger photo - there are scattered scratches, and bolt marks. If you have a 1946 model year vehicle, this can be used on an approved 1945 base plate for the Year of Manufacture Program.
Old 1946 California Corner Tab
$80.00 $70.00 On Sale!
Old California license plate tab, 1946, that attaches to your vintage 1945 California license plate. If you have a 1946 model year vehicle, this can be used on an approved 1945 base plate for the Year of Manufacture Program. Please click on image to see a larger photo - there are bolt marks, scattered scratches, and some areas where the metal is showing through.
Old California License Plate Tab 1946 YOM
$50.00
1946 California metal tab, YOM, that attaches to a vintage 1945 California license plate. If you have a 1946 model year vehicle, this can be used on an approved 1945 base plate for the Year of Manufacture Program. Please click on image to see a larger photo - there are bolt marks, scattered scratches, and some small areas where the metal is showing through.
1946 California Tab New Old Stock
$125.00
New Old Stock 1946 metal tab that attaches to a vintage 1945 California license plate. There are a couple small scratches, and tiny spots of black overspray. This also comes with the attached insert.
Old 1944 California Sticker NOS
$85.00

Old 1944 California windshield sticker (sometimes called a decal) - great for stamp collectors, too. This one has what looks like an older fold indentation on the top right corner. You can click on the small image to see a larger picture. We have temporarily covered up some of the serial numbers on the picture to prevent unauthorized copying of the image. The actual sticker still has a complete serial number (this sticker measures 3" by 2-1/2"). This is a New Old Stock sticker, meaning made back in 1944, but never used.

Vintage 1944 California Sticker NOS
$85.00
Vintage 1944 California windshield sticker (sometimes called a decal) - great for stamp collectors, too. This one has what look like some older fold indentations on the top corners. Please click on small image to see a larger picture. We have temporarily covered up some of the serial numbers on the picture to prevent unauthorized copying of the image. The actual sticker still has a complete serial number (this sticker measures 3" by 2-1/2"). This is a New Old Stock sticker, meaning made back in 1944, but never used.
California V Victory Tab 1943
$60.00
Old 1943 California V Victory tab in pretty good shape. Please click on image to see a larger picture. This tab has bolt marks, and some small bubbles and surface rust along the edges.
California 1943 Victory Tabs
$100.00
Vintage 1943 California license plate victory tabs in pretty good condition. Use for YOM registration or they would be great for a collector to complete a California series for 1943. Please click on image to see a larger picture. These tabs have some dark discoloration, scratches, and bolt marks.
Vintage 1942 California Tab License Plate Attachment
$50.00
1942 California tab (license plate attachment) that attaches to a base 1941 plate. Would be great for a collector or YOM. Please click on image to see a larger picture. This attachment has some spots of surface rust, missing paint, bolt marks, scratches, and areas of discoloration. Please let us know if you would like additional pictures of these areas. This will be mailed in a Priority Mail box, with bubble wrap, for safe, secure shipping.
Flying Red Horse Pegasus Metal Topper for License Plates "Drive Safely"
$10.00
Nice reproduction of the old "Drive Safely" oil company signs - these are 6-1/2" by 5-1/2" embossed metal signs. Please click on image to see a larger photo. USA shipping/accounts only.
48-Star United States Flag License Plate Topper, Metal Reproduction
$10.00
Nice reproduction of the old 48-star US American Flag license plate topper - looks great attached to your vintage license plate. These measure approximately 5-1/2" by 5-1/2" and are made of embossed aluminum. Please click on image to see a larger photo. USA shipping/accounts only.
Tuxedo Cat License Plate Topper, Metal Reproduction
$10.00
Nice reproduction of the old Kitty Cat license plate topper - looks great attached to your vintage license plate. This one has moving parts: the eyes and tongue will move back and forth. These measure approximately 4" by 5" and are made of embossed aluminum. Please click on image to see a larger photo. USA shipping/accounts only.
Mexican Flag Topper
$10.00
Mexico flag topper, made of embossed aluminum. These measure approximately 5-1/2" by 5-1/2". Please click on image to see a larger photo. USA shipping/accounts only.
Felix License Plate Topper, Metal Reproduction
$10.00
Nice reproduction of the old Felix license plate topper - looks great attached to your vintage license plate. These measure approximately 4-1/2" by 4-1/2" and are made of embossed aluminum. Please click on image to see a larger photo. USA shipping/accounts only.
Route 66 License Plate Topper, Metal Reproduction
$10.00
Nice reproduction of the old Route 66 license plate topper - looks great attached to your vintage license plate. These measure 3-1/4" by 4-1/4" and are made of embossed aluminum. Please click on image to see a larger photo. USA shipping/accounts only.
Harolds Club Topper
$20.00
Harold's Club topper, nice reproduction - looks great attached to your vintage license plate. These measure approximately 14" x 8" (at the tallest point) and are made of flat, flexible, aluminum. Please click on image to see a larger photo.
Harrahs Club Topper
$20.00
Harrah's Club topper, nice reproduction - looks great attached to your vintage license plate. These measure approximately 11-1/2" x 7" (at the tallest point) and are made of flat, flexible, aluminum. Please click on image to see a larger photo.
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