ORIGINAL 1902 COCA-COLA CHROMOLITHOGRAPH SODA FOUNTAIN MENU SODAS & ICE CREAM
Original and very rare, 1902 Coca-Cola Chromolithographed Advertising Soda Fountain "Soda Menu". This wonderful Ice Cream and Soda Menu Card measures 4" by 6" and is printed on a stiff paper stock with glossy surface. It pictures beautiful young woman wearing an elegant gown and a large hat decorated with an ostrich feather. She is seated at a Soda Fountain counter enjoying a glass of Coca-Cola. Pn the counter there is a mirror type, easel back advertising sign that reads "Drink Coca-Cola / 5¢" along with a vase of red carnations. There is also a sheet of paper on the counter that reads Home Office / The Coca-Cola C. " and "Branches / New York / Boston/ Chicago / Philadelphia / Los Angeles / Dallas. Text at the lower right hand corner of the Menu / Sign reads "I Love Its Flavor". The back of the Menu Card is titled "Soda menu" and features an extensive listing of "Fancy Mixed Drinks", "Solid Drinks", "Mineral Waters" and "Ice Cream Soda Water" - the typical fare at a turn of the 20th century Soda Fountain! This beautiful 1902 Coca-Cola Coupon Menu Card is not a reproduction, reissue or restrike but is an original 1902 Advertising Menu and is unconditionally guaranteed to be original and of the period!!!
The chromolithography is of the VERY highest quality and the Insert is very beautiful. This beautiful, chromolithograph Coca-Cola Advertising Soda Fountain Menu is in very good condition. The colors are bright and vibrant and the Menu displays beautifully. The surface retains its original shine as does the metallic, gold gilt ink of the background. The Menu has a light crease at the lower left hand corner and another in the margin at the upper left.
There are a few tiny fly specks, a few tiny spots of thinning in the margin and some light edge wear. The back side has a small spot of thinning, some soiling and some light staining.
Please see the scans below for a good indication of the form and condition of this wonderful and early Coca-Cola Advertising Soda Fountain Menu! A VERY rare and beautiful, original 1902 Coca-Cola Chromolithographed Advertising Soda Fountain "Soda Menu" and a fantastic addition to any collection!!
The item "ORIGINAL 1902 COCA-COLA CHROMOLITHOGRAPH SODA FOUNTAIN MENU SODAS & ICE CREAM" is in sale since Monday, December 07, 2015. This item is in the category "Collectibles\Advertising\Soda\Coca-Cola\Other Coca-Cola Ads". The seller is "walnutts" and is located in Brewster, Massachusetts. This item can be shipped worldwide.
- Type of Advertising: Menu
- date of Creation: 1902
- Brand: Coca-Cola
- Original/Reproduction: Original
- For: Soda Fountain