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Object ID 001318

Object Name Coca-Cola fountain drink sign

Object Desc Cardboard sign for Coca-Cola with a woman printed at left and a glass of cola at right with a green oval. Coca-Cola logo at left.

Collection General Collection

Accession # CMY001852

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General Category Printed Material

Category Advertisements


Source Category Found In Collection

Accession Date JAN 1,1991


Location Room 7, Shelf 9

Object Date 1956

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Status On-Site Collection Storage

Object Keywords advertising,signs,Coca-Cola Company,soft drinks,beverages,lithographs,Coca Cola,merchandise displays,

Title Coca-Cola fountain drink sign




Description / Abstract

Physical Description Cardboard cut-out with cardboard easel leg on backside. Background is white with green oval at top right with text "Refreshing!". Below oval at right is a glass of cola. At left is an image of a woman's head. Just below at right is the Coca-Cola logo. Text at bottom, "Have a Large Coke at Our Fountain!" Measurements: 18 1/2" H x 18" W x 1/8" D

Author Coca-Cola Company

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Image Caption CMY1852



Date JAN 24,2014

Summary Poor

Assessor BN

Notes Pin holes at the edges and center from hanging the sign. The hole at center has some loss and a small tear below it. Light scratches on paper. Edges are worn and fraying in some locations. Yellowing on edges. There is loss at the upper edge of the Coca-Cola logo. Black paint marks over lower half of sign. Lower ede is worn with marks from liquid. Edge is frayed with small tears. Back of sign is discolored. Staining from liquid at bottom edge. Black paint near lower edge at center on the easel leg. Cardboard on easel is worn and creased. At top edges there are fingerprints. At top edge there are scratches in the top layer of paper at center with loss.


Date JAN 24,2014

Summary Location change

Notes Location changed to Room 7, Shelf 5 from Room 7 - automatic entry by admin

Date JAN 28,2014

Summary Location change

Notes Location changed to Room 7, Shelf 10 from Room 7, Shelf 5 - automatic entry by admin

Date FEB 27,2014

Summary Location change

Notes Location changed to Room 7, Shelf 9 from Room 7, Shelf 10 - automatic entry by admin