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Object ID 001319

Object Name Coca-Cola paper fan

Object Desc Promotional fan, paper attached to wood stick, advertising Coca-Cola. Front is green with hand holding a bottle of Coca-Cola

Collection General Collection

Accession # CMY001853

Alternate ID

General Category History

Category Advertising/Promo


Source Category Found In Collection

Accession Date JAN 1,1991


Location Room 7, Shelf 7

Object Date 1950s

Start Year Range

End Year Range

Status On-Site Collection Storage

Object Keywords fans,advertising,Coca-Cola Company,soft drinks,promotional items,beverages,Coca Cola,

Title Coca-Cola paper fan

Description Wood stick stapled to paper. Front is green with a print of a hand coming out of paper holding a bottle of Coca-Cola. Text at top, "Quality carries on". Coca-Cola logo at bottom. Back side is white with red text. Graphic of man and woman standing in front of refrigerator with Coca-Cola bottles. At lower right is hand holding bottle of soda, text below, "Fort Myers / Coca-Cola Bottling Company / Fort Myers, Florida". At left is a paragraph of text.


Approx Collection Date

Height 11.38

Length 0

Width 7.81

Depth 0.13

Diameter 0

Circumference 0

Weight 0

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Quantity 0



Site Details

Place of Origin

Maker Coca-Cola Company

Maker Details

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Image Caption CMY1853



Date JAN 24,2014

Summary good

Assessor BN

Notes Paper is worn on edges. There are small holes and tears at the top center. Vertical crease at top center. Metal staples are rusted. Some wear on top layer of paper causing fading of green. Creases on lower left corner of paper. Running vertically to left of center there are some marks next to each staple of rust and accretions. Front of wood stick has a gray stain at bottom. On back of fan, paper is yellowed and discolored. Small black stain to left of center. Staples are rusted on back causing discoloration of wood around it. At lower part of wood stick there is wear on lower left.


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 12 from Room 7, Shelf 5 - automatic entry by admin

Date FEB 27,2014

Summary Location change

Notes Location changed to Room 7, Shelf 7 from Room 7, Shelf 12 - automatic entry by admin