Colors are bright, i found 2 small dings, very few scratches. The version of the Menu Girl soda tray is very common but still very desirable as an original. Portability and convenience are what you get from soft cooler bags making them best options for lunch bags, for a picnic, or short trips. On the sides are pictures of two polar bears with coke drinks in hands, apparently looking at the moon and savoring the coca-cola drink. Some times the sellers don't know themselves if the trays are original or not. This might cause a bit of a mess, especially when opening up the can, since sodas from the higher shelves go through a rough path before they reach the ground. With a wooden and sturdy build, this is among the most robust cooler to ensure long-term use.
A few are Pepsi Cola. If you decide to bid you might like to know: 1. Girl, wearing yellow, carrying a tray of 4 cokes and stack of sandwiches, green background and black rim that appears to have been painted, second is girl also wearing yellow, daisys in hair, carrying tray with 1 coke, sandwich and condiments, all black background and rim, red circle over her left shoulder words Drink Coca-cola, delicious and refreshing. Prior to shipping or local pickup, buyers may cancel an order for any reason. Although the design is not free from flaws, it remains an excellent option for people looking for antique coca cola cooler. Robinson also designed the script trademark when he used his own handwriting with a form of penmanship known at that time as Spencerian script. The original tray is from 1934, the reproduction tray came out in the early 1970's.
He did have an antique store, and so as a child, my brother and I would go find antiques with him, and so part of the Coke tray collection was something that I zeroed in on and liked, even as a child. The Menu Girl tray also came in a spanish version. See more ideas about Vintage coca cola, Vintage coke and Serving trays. Often an auctioneer will talk about what she knows best: the auction market. Original 1927 Coca Cola Tray.
So, if you are thinking of this product as a possible fridge substitute, then you should think twice as the fridge is not built for long-term use. Sales in the larger cities will be higher at auctions than in a rural area. Pemberton, from Atlanta, Georgia developed a unique beverage formula. It may look like a simple rustic cooler, but this model is one that will last for years. Most of the originals had the back of the tray painted black, a black that now should have a aged slightly dull look to it. Extra storage area comes with the bottom tray. This coke mini fridge measures 17.
Coke has through time came out with reproductions of older trays to represent a certain event in their history such as the 1970s when Coke came out with a number of reproductions of the classic originals. I have seen too many people buy repro trays for hundreds of dollars that have been listed as originals. Given the expense involved, you have to decide about satisfying material build and ice performance within budget. Johnny Weissmuller, obviously, who famous played Tarzan, and starred with Maureen O'Sullivan in Tarzan. From the part of the world where I come from, Coke is almost synonymous with a non-alcoholic drink. Despite the great reviews by customers, this coca cola mini fridge is by no means perfect. With extra accessories such as a built-in opener, side handles, catch tray and other handy features; we did not hesitate to include this model.
One of the more popular ones is the Johnny Weissmuller. This collection includes original Coca Cola trays sold on eBay. The reproductions pieces amy also have this mark. You've got Norman Rockwell up next to you. Click on image for larger view Coca Cola trays have been around since 1897 with the first victorian woman tray. A few are Pepsi Cola. You may have to have a magnifying glass to locate the print on the trays.
The interior is appropriately arranged with the removable shelf to help organize the items in the mini fridge. There are some of the originals that have a gray or green color on the backs also. The last known work done by this man was around 1962. Please contact to let us know you did not accept the item and would like to initiate a return. Although our valuations are based on research and experience, opinions can, and sometimes do, vary among experts. An appraisal usually involves an extensive amount of research to establish authenticity, provenance, composition, method of construction, and other important attributes of a particular object. Because trays made from 1970 onward were often reissues of older trays or were made from new materials, these trays belong to the modern age of Coke trays.
The material on this site may not be reproduced, distributed, transmitted or otherwise used, except with the prior written permission of owner. Besides, the coca cola cooler has a particular look and feel to it that makes it look valued, classic and stylish; thus, you can put this item on your gift list. All contact is thru ebay messages, I do not use personal email and will miss your messages. This collection includes original Coca Cola trays sold on eBay. I have decided to post this blog about how to tell the difference of original Coke trays and the reproduction trays. The reproductions have the year written at the edge of the artwork This is often on the rolled lip edge.
The newer trays have colors that are louder and speak out more with a actual cheap look. Coshocton, Ohio will often be found on originals, but not all. For this reason, this product is one the best for the money. I have seen sellers even paint the back of the trays and then scuff them up to try and fool you. Is it an original tray? Items are typically delivered within 2 weeks of the purchase date.
Coca-Cola originated in 1886 when a pharmacist Dr. A well-designed mini-fridge or cooler will always be a good investment to meet your needs. A few are Pepsi Cola. And one day I came home from high school, and the wall where most of these were mounted was empty. Although it does not share the same conventional red color as the other products on the list, it has a unique feature which sets it apart from the others.