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Coke Coolers289 of 378This Can't Be Original...Is It?1950's Coke Cooler restored.... before& after
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Posted 6 years ago


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Does anyone know anything about this cooler ? We found it in a shed after a cousin passed. I am pretty sure it is original. I am guessing it is from the 50s. One of the latches is missing and it has a little rust around the bottom.

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  1. Daddy_Nobucks Daddy_Nobucks, 6 years ago
    I've seen these referred to as Coca-Cola Airline Coolers. There are several up for auction on eBay. Looks like they date from 40's-50's mostly.
  2. boatmandude, 6 years ago
    Thanks NoBucks I have looked on ebay but have not seen an exact match. So much Retro out there it's hard to cipher through what is real.
  3. tommy1002 tommy1002, 6 years ago
    page 385 of Petretti's looks like a late 40's to 50's Cavalier jr.
  4. Beth , 6 years ago
    I have the same cooler, but mine is missing one latch and the bottle opener on the side. Would LOVE to find those parts! :) It is what is known as an airline cooler.
  5. DinoMan DinoMan, 5 years ago
    way kooool!!

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