CALIFORNIA: Old California License PLATES FOR SALE - Go Here to See Pictures of Our Items

We have California blue and yellow license plates! Looks like California may soon be adding 1970-1980 vehicles to the YOM program!

We also have other California vintage license plates for collectors: black, blue, yellow, auto, trailer, motorcycle, and commercial plates for sale (please see separate Motorcycle category to the left). Some of the 1969 and older trailer plates may be eligible for the California Year of Manufacture Program (YOM), other plates are for collecting and display only. Feel free to let us know if you have any questions about the YOM program: you'll need a "clear" set of base plates, and an old year sticker, or metal year tab, that matches the year of your vehicle.

Or click here to see many more old California plates and YOM stickers for sale at our Classic License Plates webstore on Ruby Lane. If you'd like to follow us on our blog, please click here: Go to ClassicLicensePlates.wordpress.com

Please click on the images below to see larger pictures. Feel free to call us at 503-585-3497, if you have any questions, or if you have any difficulty using the "add to cart" purchasing process. Please note: we are not set up to make plates.

1947-cal-trailer-plate-576167.JPG Old California License Plate 1947 Trailer
$75.00
1947 California Trailer License Plate (NOS, meaning made back in 1947, but never bolted onto a trailer).

Please click on image for a larger picture. This is a longer plate, and has a natural metal twist/flex to it, which makes it appear slightly bent, but it's just the way it was made. There is a paint drip on the lower left bolt hole, and some very tiny scattered spots of black overspray - please let us know if you would like additional close-up photos of these areas.

cal-trailer-plate-1947-576116.JPG California License Plate 1947 Trailer
$65.00
Vintage California Trailer License Plate from 1947: NOS - meaning made back in 1947, but never bolted onto a trailer.

**There are some paint flaws on this plate, which we have circled. Please click on image for a larger picture. This is a longer plate, and has a natural metal twist/flex to it, which makes it appear slightly bent, but it's just the way it was made. Please let us know if you would like additional close-up photos of these areas.

cal-plate-trailer-dk.JPG California Black License Plate, Trailer, 1963-1969, DK 9642
$40.00 $30.00 On Sale!
Vintage black California trailer license plate, DK 9642. This plate may be eligible for the California Year of Manufacture Program for trailers only (black plates issued from 1963-1969).

Please click on image to see larger picture. There are bolt marks, scratches, paint fade, and white paint along the edges. Please let us know if you would like additional pictures.

cal-plate-trailer-cv.JPG Black California Trailer License Plate, 1963 - 1969
$60.00 $45.00 On Sale!
Old black California trailer license plate, CV 1449. This plate may be eligible for the California Year of Manufacture Program for trailers only (black plates issued from 1963-1969).

Please click on image to see larger picture. There are bolt marks, scratches, slight paint fade, white paint along the edges, and small scattered white spots. Please let us know if you would like additional pictures.

old-black-cal-plate-jnd099.JPG California License Plate
$15.00
Old california license plate, black, from 1963.

**Please note: this plate has several areas of rust, and ripples in the metal. Click on image for larger picture - please let us know if you would like additional photos. Please note: these single plates are great for collectors, but are NOT NOT NOT eligible for vehicle registration. Please let us know if you would like additional pictures.

old-cal-plate-upv.JPG Vintage California Black Plate
$20.00
1963 black California license plate, UPV 580, with scattered scratches and surface rust.

Please click on image to see a larger picture Please note: these single plates are great for collectors, but are not eligible for vehicle registration. Please let us know if you would like additional pictures.

blue-cal-sample-plate.JPG Blue California Sample Plate 1970s 123 SAM
$45.00
California sample license plate, blue, issued in the 1970's, new old stock, that also comes with the original mailing envelope. This one has a some tiny scattered paint bubbles, and some roughness in the paint around the bolt holes. Please click on image to see larger picture. This is a single plates, great for collectors (but is not eligible for vehicle registration). Please let us know if you would like additional pictures.
cal-sample-plate.JPG Old California Sample License Plate from the 1970's, 123 SAM
$45.00
Blue sample license plate issued in the 1970's by California, new old stock, that also comes with the original mailing envelope. This one has a some tiny scattered paint bubbles, and some roughness in the paint around the bolt holes. Please click on image to see larger picture. This is a single plates, great for collectors (but is not eligible for vehicle registration). Please let us know if you would like additional pictures.
california-blue-plate-djg.JPG Old California License Plate Yellow on Blue
$8.00
Old blue California collectible license plate, 395 DJG, STEEL version from the early 1970's. This one has scattered scratches and areas of surface rust. Please click on image to see larger picture. These single plates are great for collectors (but are NOT eligible for vehicle registration - as plates and cars must be 1969 or older). Please let us know if you would like additional pictures.
blue-california-plate-duq.JPG Blue and Yellow California License Plate
$10.00
Old blue and yellow California collectible license plate, 293 DUQ, STEEL version from the early 1970's. This one has scattered scratches, bolt marks, and areas of surface rust (including inside the rim). Please click on image to see larger picture. These single plates are great for collectors (but are NOT eligible for vehicle registration - as plates and cars must be 1969 or older). Please let us know if you would like additional pictures.
blue-cal-plates-041skt.JPG 1978 Blue California License Plates Aluminum
$350.00
California license plates, blue and yellow, 1978, ALUMINIUM.

Click on image for larger picture. Both plates have scattered scratches, bolt marks, and some missing blue paint. Please let us know if you would like additional photos of these areas.

blue-califoria-plates-867yfs.JPG Blue and Yellow California License Plates Aluminum
$350.00
California license plates, blue and yellow, with 6 characters, ALUMINIUM version.

Click on image for larger picture. Both plates have scattered scratches. Please let us know if you would like additional photos of these areas.

blue-cal-plates-920.JPG Used Blue California License Plates 1970 ' s Issue Steel
Vintage California license plates, the early 1970's blue STEEL version, that would look great in your collection. These are NOT NOT NOT eligible for YOM vehicle registration, as they are not yet old enough for the program.

Click on image for larger picture. Both plates have bolt/frame marks, scratches, and spots of surface rust (especially the top plate). Please let us know if you would like additional photos of these areas.

California-license-plates-blue. Old California License Plates Blue Early 1970 ' s Steel Repainted
California license plates from the early 1970's, that appear to have been repainted. These would be great for a collection, but are NOT eligible for vehicle registration (not old enough).

Please click on image for larger pictures. On one plate, there some small areas of missing blue paint inside the rim.

blue-california-plates-598.JPG Old Blue California License Plates Aluminum
California license plates, the 6-character blue ALUMINIUM version, that would look great in your collection, or would be good for sticker collectors. These are NOT NOT NOT eligible for YOM vehicle registration, as they are not yet old enough for the program.

Click on image for larger picture. Both plates have bolt/frame marks, and scratches. Please let us know if you would like additional photos of these areas.

blue-cal-plates-1cce595.JPG Old California License Plates, Blue 1982
$350.00
California License Plates, blue and yellow, 1982.

Click on image for larger picture. There are a few scattered scratches on each plate.

blue-yellow-cal-plates-1fiy741.JPG 1984 Blue California License Plates
$350.00
Used 1984 blue California License Plates (plus a 1982 sticker already attached) that would look great in your collection.

Click on image for larger picture. Both plates have bolt marks, scattered scratches, and a few spots of residue - please let us know if you would like additional photos of these areas.

California-license-plates-1sbs973.JPG Old California License Plates, Blue
California license plates, near-mint pair of blue late-1980's, New Old Stock, that would look great in your collection! These are NOT eligible for vehicle registration (not old enough).

Click on image for larger picture as there are a few small, hard-to-see light scratches.

golden-state-cal-plates-2aoj048.JPG Old California License Plates Golden State Sun
$75.00
California sun or golden state license plates - great for collecting - but NOT eligible for vehicle registration. This is a New Old Stock pair from the late 1980's.

Please click on image for larger picture. BOTH PLATES HAVE SMALL SCATTERED AIR BUBBLES. Please let us know if you would like additional pictures of these areas.

sun-cal-plates-2aok414.JPG Golden State California License Plates Sun
$75.00
California "sun" or "golden state" license plates (late 1980's) - great for collecting - but NOT eligible for vehicle registration.

Although this is a new old stock pair, BOTH PLATES HAVE SMALL SCATTERED AIR BUBBLES in the clear coat. Please click on image for a close-up picture. Please let us know if you would like additional pictures of these areas.

cal-plates-2xpg548.JPG Old California License Plates Early 1990s
$20.00
California license plates, this block style was issued in the early 1990s - for collecting only - not eligible for vehicle registration (cars and plates must be from 1969 and older).

Click on image for larger picture. There are a couple small spots of missing paint.


cal-block-plates-2rkr058.JPG California Auto License Plates, Early 1990's Block Pair
$20.00
Early 1990's California license plates - for collecting only - not eligible for vehicle registration (cars and plates must be 1969 and older).

Click on image for larger picture. There are areas of missing paint, most noticeable on the "California."

old-cal-script-plates-018.JPG Old California Script License Plates Mid-2000s
$25.00
California script license plates (sometimes called lipstick tags), NOS, issued in the mid-2000's, for collecting only - NOT NOT NOT eligible for vehicle registration (not old enough).

Click on image for larger picture. There are a few spots of blue overspray.


script-cal-plates-5jcy358.JPG California License Plates Script
$25.00
California script lipstick license plates, mint condition, NOS, issued in the mid-2000's, for collecting only - NOT NOT NOT eligible for vehicle registration (not old enough).

Click on image for larger picture.


california-license-plates-235.JPG Old California License Plates Lipstick
$25.00
California script lipstick license plates, NOS, issued in the mid-2000's, for collecting only - NOT NOT NOT eligible for vehicle registration (not old enough).

Click on image for larger picture - there is a small nick on the 3.


4mvm219x.jpg California License Plates, Script Sesquicentennial
$25.00
California license plates - for collecting purposes - not eligible for vehicle registration (not old enough yet as these were issued in the mid-2000s).

Click on image for larger picture. On both plates, in the upper right corners, there are very light, hairline scratches in the clearcoat - only visible if the light hits it just right.


california-exempt-plate-029474.JPG California Exempt License Plate Expired
$75.00 $60.00 On Sale!
Expired California exempt license plate, great for a collector, but is NOT eligible for vehicle registration.

Click on image for larger picture. This plate has bolt marks, and scattered scratches.

cal-pro-rate-1956.JPG California Pro Rate License Plate 1956 Yellow
$40.00 $30.00 On Sale!
California Pro Rate license plate, 1956-1962. These were used by interstate truckers, and would be great for collectors, but is not eligible for vehicle registration.

Click on image for larger picture. There are some bolt marks, paint flaws, scratches, and paint drips.

cal-pro-rate.jpg Old California Pro Rate License Plate, Used
$30.00
California Pro Rate license plate. These were used by interstate truckers. This would be great for collectors, but is not eligible for vehicle registration.

Click on image for larger picture. The paint on the blue borders is slightly worn/cracked, and there are bolt marks on the upper bolt holes.

dav-misc-8.JPG DAV Disabled American Veterans Idento Keychain Tags
$3,500.00 $25.00 On Sale!
DAV Idento tags, used, all 8 included (these are small, the main part measures about 1" by 1/2", and were usually attached to a keyring).

Click on image for larger picture. These do show some areas of wear.

cal-idento-dav-56-63.JPG Idento DAV Mini Keychain Tags 1956 and 1963
$20.00 $15.00 On Sale!
Idento DAV mini-tags, used, but in nice shape, all 4 are included (these are small, and were usually attached to a keyring, the main part measures about 1" by 1/2").

Click on image for larger picture. Please note: the black set is a matching pair, but not the yellow set.

idento-1953-1954.JPG Disabled American Veterans DAV Keychain Attachments 1953 1954
$15.00 $10.00 On Sale!
DAV Idento tags, 1953 and 1954, used matching pair (these are small, the main part measures about 1" by 1/2", and were usually attached to a keyring).

Click on image for larger picture. There are some scattered areas of surface rust.

dav-1956-1957-1958-1959.JPG DAV Idento Keychain Tags 1956-1959
$25.00 $18.00 On Sale!
Idento DAV tags, used set of 4 (these are small, and were usually attached to a keyring, the main part measures about 1" by 1/2").

Click on image for larger picture. There are some scattered areas of surface rust.

ca-plate-1934-5k745.JPG Vintage California License Plate 1934
$25.00
Old California license plate, from 1934, 5K 745. This would be great for a collector, but is not eligible for the YOM program.

Please click on image to see a larger picture. There are scattered scratches and areas of surface rust on the front and back.

old-ca-plate-1937.jpg Vintage California License Plate 1937
$25.00
Old 1937 California license plate, 2F 92 56. This would be great for a collector, but is NOT eligible for the YOM program, as it just the one plate.

Please click on image to see a larger picture. This steel plate has some surface rust, scratches, and an area of old residue.

california-exempt-8874.JPG Vintage California License Plate 1938 Exempt
$40.00 $30.00 On Sale!
Vintage California exempt license plate, from 1938, E8874.

***Please click on image to see a larger picture. This plate appears to have been repainted with a black magic marker - looks very rough, and has scratches and areas of surface rust.

This would be great for a collector, but is not eligible for the YOM program.

cal45-46-10K590.jpg Vintage California License Plate, 1945, with 1946 Tab. 10 K 590
Here is a nice 1945 California license plate that will come with the 1946 year tab as shown in the photo. In 1945, California only issued one plate per vehicle (the "war years"), so this plate may be eligible for the California Year of Manufacture Program. The plate and tab both have some surface rust and scratches. The plate has some metal ripples on the lower right edge - please let us know if you would like additional photos.

Please click on image for a larger picture.

1947-cal-trailer-plate-186.JPG 1947 California Trailer License Plate
$75.00
Vintage California Trailer License Plate, 1947 (NOS meaning made back in 1947, but never bolted onto a trailer).

Please click on image for a larger picture. This is a longer plate, and has a natural metal twist/flex to it, which makes it appear slightly bent, but it's just the way it was made. There are a few tiny nicks, please let us know if you would like additional close-up photos of these areas.

vintage california trailer license plate Vintage California Trailer License Plate 1947
1947 California Trailer License Plate (NOS meaning made back in 1947, but never bolted onto a trailer).

Please click on image for a larger picture. This is a longer plate, and has a natural metal twist/flex to it, which makes it appear slightly bent, but it's just the way it was made. There is some roughness on lower left bolt hole (small paint bubbles) - please let us know if you would like additional close-up photos of these areas.

vintage-1947-cal-trailer-plate.JPG Vintage 1947 California Trailer License Plate
$75.00
Old California Trailer License Plate, 1947 (NOS meaning made back in 1947, but never bolted onto a trailer).

Please click on image for a larger picture. This is a longer plate, and has a natural metal twist/flex to it, which makes it appear slightly bent, but it's just the way it was made. There is some roughness on the upper left bolt hole, and some very tiny spots of black overspray - please let us know if you would like additional close-up photos of these areas.

1947-cal-tlr-252.JPG Old 1947 California Trailer License Plate
$65.00
Old California Trailer License Plate 1947: NOS - meaning made back in 1947, but never bolted onto a trailer.

**There are some paint flaws on this plate: Please click on image for a larger picture - we have circled these flaws. This is a longer plate, and has a natural metal twist/flex to it, which makes it appear slightly bent, but it's just the way it was made. Please let us know if you would like additional close-up photos of these areas.

1947-ca-plate-576163.JPG Vintage 1947 California License Plate Trailer
$75.00
California Trailer License Plate, 1947 (NOS meaning made back in 1947, but never bolted onto a trailer).

Please click on image for a larger picture. This is a longer plate, and has a natural metal twist/flex to it, which makes it appear slightly bent, but it's just the way it was made. There is some roughness on the lower left bolt hole, and some very tiny spots of black overspray - please let us know if you would like additional close-up photos of these areas.

cal-tlr-1951-598570.JPG 1951 California Trailer License Plate
$100.00 $85.00 On Sale!
Old California trailer license plate, 1951, 598570. This vintage plate was clear when we purchased it, but we encourage folks to call the DMV to confirm that the number is still okay to use for the YOM program.

Please click on image to see additional pictures. This is a NOS plate but there are some light scratches in the corners and along the edges.

1951-cal-plate-3b3345.JPG Vintage California License Plate 1951
$40.00 $35.00 On Sale!
California vintage license plate, 1951, 3B3345. This would be great for a collector, but is NOT eligible for the YOM program, as it is just the one plate.

Please click on image to see a larger picture. This steel plate has some scratches, and may have been repainted at some point, as it has a somewhat "rippled" appearance.

old california license plate Old California Trailer License Plate Yellow
$45.00
Vintage yellow California trailer license plate, 396 721. This one has an extra hole in the top left corner, scattered scratches, and bolt marks/bends. Please click on image to see larger picture. Please let us know if you would like additional pictures.
old california license plate Vintage California Trailer License Plate Yellow 1956-1962
$45.00 $40.00 On Sale!
Old yellow California trailer license plate, 828 051. This one has scattered black spots, scratches, areas of surface rust, and bolt marks. Please click on image to see larger picture. Please let us know if you would like additional pictures.
cal-ucy.jpg Old Yellow and Black California License Plates, Auto, 1956-1960, Some Rust, UCY 231
$250.00

Old California license plates, 1956 base pair, with an attached 1960 sticker.

**Please click on small image to see a larger picture.** Both plates have some rusty spots, scratches, and some discoloration which gives it a slightly "dirty" look. Each plate has a little looseness/wiggle to the metal. Please let us know if you would like additional pictures.

ca-plate-tpw.JPG Old California License Plate Yellow
$15.00
Old yellow California license plate, TPW 713. This one has scattered spots of red paint, surface rust, scratches, bolt marks, and some bends in the metal. Please click on image to see larger picture). These single plates are great for collectors (but are not eligible for vehicle registration). Please let us know if you would like additional pictures.
old california license plate California License Plate Yellow
$25.00 $15.00 On Sale!
Old yellow California collectible license plate, GRP 944. This one has scattered scratches, bolt/frame marks, faded/discolored areas of paint, and some areas of surface rust. Please click on image to see larger picture). These single plates are great for collectors (but are not eligible for vehicle registration). Please let us know if you would like additional pictures.
old-california-plate-700.JPG California Vintage License Plate Yellow 1956
$15.00 $10.00 On Sale!
Used yellow California collectible license plate, WXG 700. This one has some surface rust, scratches, and bolt marks. Please click on image to see larger picture). This single plate is great for collectors (but is not eligible for vehicle registration). Please let us know if you would like additional pictures.
old california license plate California License Plate Yellow
$25.00 $15.00 On Sale!
Old California collectible license plate, TUH 307. This one has scattered scratches, bolt/frame marks, faded/discolored areas of paint, and some small spots of surface rust. Please click on image to see larger picture). These single plates are great for collectors (but are not eligible for vehicle registration). Please let us know if you would like additional pictures.
used-black-cal-tag-zpm.JPG Old Black and Yellow California Tag
$20.00
Used California license plate, black and yellow, ZPM 127.

Please click on image to see a larger picture: this one has frame marks, scratches, slightly faded paint, and spots of surface rust and missing paint. Please note: these single plates are great for collectors, but are not eligible for vehicle registration. Please let us know if you would like additional pictures.

cal-trailer-plate-1963.JPG Vintage Black California Trailer License Plate 1963 - 1969
$100.00
Old black California trailer license plate, CV 4940. This plate may be eligible for the California Year of Manufacture Program (black plates issued from 1963-1969).

Please click on image to see larger picture. There are very light bolt marks and some scattered scratches on the black and yellow paint. Please let us know if you would like additional pictures.

cal-black-plates-bwp.JPG Vintage Black California License Plates, 1963-1969, BWP
$325.00

Old black California auto license plates.

**Please click on small image to see a larger picture.** Both plates have some scratches and bolt marks, and slightly faded black paint. We would be happy to send additional pictures of these areas.

Were were told these plates were clear when we bought them, but we encourage everyone to call the DMV to see if these numbers okay to use (to make sure there is no record on file or that the number is in use on another year plate) and to find out about other requirements for YOM approval. We are happy to answer any questions you have about the program - feel free to call us!

cal-black-plates-jle593.JPG Old California License Plates, Black
$100.00 $85.00 On Sale!

PLEASE NOTE: THESE ARE NOT YOM ELIGIBLE AS AN OLD PAIR OF YELLOW PLATES WITH THE SAME NUMBER IS ALREADY BEING USED - THESE ARE FOR COLLECTING ONLY.

Black California license plates for collecting only, not for use on your car.

**Please click on small image to see a larger picture (and then scroll down to see the additional picture), as the top plate has some bends in the metal.** Both plates have surface rust and scratches.

cal-plate-63-nkz.JPG Black California License Plate with stickers
$20.00
Black California license plate, NKZ 587, with a red June and 1977 sticker already attached. Please click on image to see a larger picture: this one has some scratches, scattered spots of surface rust, and some areas where the paint has faded a little. Please note: these single plates are great for collectors, but are not eligible for vehicle registration. Please let us know if you would like additional pictures.


old-cal-plate-leg480.JPG Vintage California Black License Plate 1963
$30.00
Old black California license plate, LEG 480.

Please click on image to see a larger picture: this one has scratches and areas of surface rust. Please note: these single plates are great for collectors, but are not eligible for vehicle registration. Please let us know if you would like additional pictures.

black-cal-plate-tkf.JPG Old California Black Plate 1963
$20.00
Vintage black California plate, TKF 404 - great for collectors, but NOT eligible for vehicle registration, as it is just the one plate.

Please click on image to see larger picture. There are frame marks, scratches, spots of surface rust, and paint fade. Please let us know if you would like additional pictures.

old-cal-plate-mqb.JPG Used Black California License Plate 1963
$20.00
California black license plate, MQB 979, with faded paint, scratches, and light surface rust.

Please click on image to see a larger picture Please note: these single plates are great for collectors, but are NOT NOT NOT eligible for vehicle registration. Please let us know if you would like additional pictures.

1963-cal-tag-zmm.JPG Old California License Plate Black 1963
$15.00
Old black California license plate, ZMM 424, with faded paint, scattered spots of discoloration, and surface rust. This plate also a bit of a twist/bend to it.

Please click on image to see a larger picture Please note: these single plates are great for collectors, but are not eligible for vehicle registration. Please let us know if you would like additional pictures.

cal-plate-euz.JPG Black California License Plate 1963
$20.00
Old black California license plate, EUZ 109.

Please click on image to see a larger picture: this one has scratches and areas of surface rust. Please note: these single plates are great for collectors, but are NOT NOT NOT eligible for vehicle registration.

black-cal-plate-tht237.JPG Used Black California License Plate
$20.00
Old black and yellow California auto license plate, THT 237. This one has several spots of missing paint, scratches, and spots of discoloration - please click on image to see larger picture. These single plates are great for collectors (but are NOT eligible for vehicle registration). Please let us know if you would like additional pictures.
black-cal-plate-dyv646.JPG Old Black California License Plate
$20.00
Black California license plate, DYV 646, with some rusty and faded areas, and scratches.

Please click on image to see a larger picture. Please note: these single plates are great for collectors, but are NOT NOT NOT eligible for vehicle registration. Please let us know if you would like additional pictures.

old-cal-plate-zfp.JPG Used California Black Plate 1963
$20.00
California black license plate, ZFP 477, with scratches, discoloration, and areas of surface rust.

Please click on image to see a larger picture Please note: these single plates are great for collectors, but are NOT NOT NOT eligible for vehicle registration. Please let us know if you would like additional pictures.

old-cal-plate-dlp.JPG Old California License Plate Black
$20.00
Black california license plate from 1963.

**Please note: this plate has some dents and ripples in the metal. Click on image for larger picture - please let us know if you would like additional photos. Please note: these single plates are great for collectors, but are NOT NOT NOT eligible for vehicle registration. Please let us know if you would like additional pictures.

old-cal-plate-zpl.JPG Vintage Black California License Plate
$20.00
Used black and yellow California license plate, ZPL 550.

Please click on image to see a larger picture: this one has several scratches and areas of surface rust. Please note: these single plates are great for collectors, but are NOT NOT NOT eligible for vehicle registration. Please let us know if you would like additional pictures.

california-license-plate-val.JPG California Black License Plate 1963
$40.00
Old black California license plate, VAL 628 - great for someone named Val!

Please click on image to see a larger picture: this one has some frame marks and scattered scratches. Please note: these single plates are great for collectors, but are not eligible for vehicle registration. Please let us know if you would like additional pictures.

old-blue-cal-plate-aak.JPG California Vintage License Plate Blue Steel 1970
$20.00
Old blue and yellow California collectible license plate (NOT for vehicle registration). AAK could have been one of the very early blue plates issued, and this one has a stack of stickers, with what looks like a 1970 at the very bottom. This one has bolt/frame marks, faded/discolored areas of paint, and scratches. Please click on image to see larger picture. These single plates are great for collectors (but are NOT eligible for vehicle registration, as cars and plates must be 1969 or older). Please let us know if you would like additional pictures.
old-cal-blue-yellow-plate-cac.JPG California License Plate Blue and Yellow
$8.00
Old yellow and blue California collectible license plate, 515 CAC, STEEL version from the early 1970's. This one has scattered scratches, frame marks, faded/discolored areas of paint, and spots of surface rust. Please click on image to see larger picture. These single plates are great for collectors (but are NOT eligible for vehicle registration - as plates and cars must be 1969 or older). Please let us know if you would like additional pictures.
blue-cal-232.JPG Old California Auto License Plates, Blue 1971 Pair, Steel, 232 ASH, Used, Good-Very Good Condition
Nice pair of used 1971 blue steel California License Plates that would look great in your collection.

Click on image for larger picture. Both plates have some bolt marks, and surface rust along the edges - please let us know if you would like additional photos of these areas.

790lxd.jpg Old California Auto License Plates, Blue 1979 Pair, Steel, 790 LXD, Used, Excellent Condition
Very nice pair of used 1979 blue steel California License Plates that would look great in your collection.

Click on image for larger picture. The stickered plate has a few light, scattered scratches, and a light bolt mark on the upper right bolt hole. Please let us know if you would like additional photos of these areas.

1mvy563.jpg Old California Auto License Plates, Blue Pair, 1MVY563, Mid-1980's Issue, NOS, Near-Mint Condition
Near-mint pair of mid-1980's, New Old Stock, blue California license plates that would look great in your collection.

Click on image for larger picture. There is a light scratch under the V on the top plate.

Old blue California license plates Old California License Plates, Blue Pair, 1NNE852, Mid-1980's Issue, NOS, Excellent Condition
Old blue California license plates that would look great in your collection.

Click on image for larger picture. There are some hard-to-see scattered light scratches, and some more noticeable scratches on the bottom plate (in the upper right corner and above the upper left bolt hole). Please let us know if you would like close-up pictures of these areas.

cal-block-tags-2kud763.JPG California Auto License Plates Block Late 1980s
$20.00
California license plates, block style, late 1980's - for collecting purposes - NOT eligible for vehicle registration.

You can click on the image for a larger picture. There are a few small scratches, and a couple areas of old tape residue on the top edge.


Old California license plates, Sun Old California License Plates, 1988 Golden State Sun Pair, 2EZZ058, Used Condition

Here is a nice pair of 1988 California "sun" or "golden state" license plates - great for collecting - but not eligible for vehicle registration.

Please click on image for larger picture. Both plates have some light frame marks, and the non-stickered plate has several hard-to-see spots of white-ish residue on the clear coat - almost like a spots of wax. Please let us know if you would like additional pictures of these areas.

california-sun-license-plates-2aok210.JPG California Sun License Plates Golden State

New Old Stock pair of late 1980's California "sun" or "golden state" license plates - great for collecting - but NOT eligible for vehicle registration.

Please click on image for larger picture. BOTH PLATES HAVE SMALL SCATTERED AIR BUBBLES. Please let us know if you would like additional pictures of these areas.

california-tags-block-2lyy344.JPG California Block License Plates
$20.00
1990-1992 California license plates - for collecting only - NOT eligible for vehicle registration.

Please click on image for a larger picture. There are frame marks, and a few small scratches. These plates have also "whitened up" a bit after being exposed to the sun.


cal-script-plates-2003.JPG 2003 California License Plates Lipstick Script USED
$15.00

Expired California license plates from 2003 - great for collecting - but NOT NOT NOT eligible for vehicle registration (not old enough).

Please click on image for larger picture as there are some bolt marks, and scattered dark spots.

cal-lipstick-plates-2004.JPG Old California License Plates Script 2004
$20.00
California license plates, lipstick / script style - mint condition pair of 2004 NOS plates for collecting purposes - NOT NOT NOT eligible for vehicle registration (not old enough).

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old-cal-plates-script-2005.JPG California License Plates Lipstick 2005
$20.00
2005 California license plates, lipstick or script style - for collecting purposes - NOT NOT NOT eligible for vehicle registration (not old enough).

Click on image for larger picture. On both plates, there are a couple tiny nicks on the lower right corners.


cal-script-tags-5gzb513.JPG California Script License Plates Mid-2000's
$20.00
California script license plates (sometimes called lipstick plates), NOS, issued in the mid-2000's, for collecting only - NOT NOT NOT eligible for vehicle registration (not old enough).

Click on image for larger picture. There are a few small scratches on each plate.


4mgx394.jpg Old California License Plates Script Sesquicentennial Pair
$25.00
California license plates - mint condition NOS pair for collecting purposes - NOT NOT NOT eligible for YOM vehicle registration (too new).

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ca-historical-4730.JPG California Historical Vehicle License Plates
$75.00
California Historical Vehicle license plates, number 4730, with several stickers under the 2006.

Please click on image to see a larger picture. Each aluminum plate has some light frame marks, and small scattered scratches. The non-stickered plate has some cracking paint inside the top right rim. Please let us know if you would like additional pictures.

horseless-carriage-2615.JPG Vintage California Horseless Carriage License Plate
$50.00 $40.00 On Sale!
California Horseless Carriage license plate, red, number 2615.

Please click on image to see a larger picture, as there are bolt marks and scattered scratches. This plate would be great for a collector, but is not eligible for vehicle registration.

horseless-carriage-1623.JPG California Horseless Carriage License Plates
$100.00 $90.00 On Sale!
California Horseless Carriage license plates, red, number 1623.

Please click on image to see a larger picture. There are some bolt marks, scattered scratches, and areas of surface rust. Please let us know if you would like additional pictures.