Share your favorites on Show & Tell

Favorite Calif. Whiskey Advertisement

In Tobacciana > Show & Tell and Advertising > Show & Tell.
Purpleisafru…'s loves5 of 100Buddy L Coca Cola Mack TruckStevens Crackshot 22
Love it
Like it

tom61375tom61375 loves this.
rhinomanrhinoman loves this.
rniedermanrniederman loves this.
Moonstonelover21Moonstonelover21 loves this.
loup70loup70 loves this.
calibeercalibeer likes this.
ttomtuckerttomtucker loves this.
trgrubaughtrgrubaugh loves this.
packrat-placepackrat-place loves this.
jamiedptjamiedpt loves this.
neat.old.stuffneat.old.stuff loves this.
Shawnl86Shawnl86 loves this.
imanderimander loves this.
AmphoraPotteryAmphoraPottery loves this.
vintagemadvintagemad loves this.
walksoftlywalksoftly loves this.
tlmbarantlmbaran likes this.
ManikinManikin loves this.
officialfuelofficialfuel loves this.
VestaswindVestaswind loves this.
Purpleisafruit6Purpleisafruit6 loves this.
crowsfootcrowsfoot loves this.
VintageArgentinaVintageArgentina likes this.
aycockonxionaycockonxion likes this.
ThriftStoreAddictThriftStoreAddict loves this.
IlikeartIlikeart likes this.
See 24 more
Add to collection

    Please create an account, or Log in here

    If you don't have an account, create one here.

    Create a Show & TellReport as inappropriate

    Posted 11 years ago

    (13 items)

    I found this a short time ago. It is a cast iron mechanical match receiver
    with the logo of Nabor, Alfs & Brune, a San Francisco Whiskey Company
    in the late 1800s. Their bottles are desirable, but sadly there is little in the way of other advertisement pieces. I have been told that there a couple of shot glasses with the company logo, but that seems to be the extent of it.
    As of this date the item you are looking at is believed to be the ONLY DOCUMENTED PIECE OF ITS KIND. This was made by Sargent in Connecticut circa: 1890. If you have any imput I would love to hear from you.

    See all
    Vintage Metal Cigarette Case Box Gold Men Tobacco Holder for 20s 85mm King Size
    Vintage Metal Cigarette Case Box Go...
    4x Vintage McDonald's Restaurant Aluminum Ashtrays 3.5
    4x Vintage McDonald's Restaurant Al...
    Zippo 82284 vintage boom box music radio stereo Lighter
    Zippo 82284 vintage boom box music ...
    Antique Lighter Gas Refill Adapter 8 in 1 Set Dupont Dunhill Flaminaire
    Antique Lighter Gas Refill Adapter ...
    Vintage Metal Cigarette Case Box Gold Men Tobacco Holder for 20s 85mm King Size
    Vintage Metal Cigarette Case Box Go...
    See all


    1. Ilikeart Ilikeart, 11 years ago
      Very unique find, never seen anything like it.
    2. loup70, 11 years ago
      Ilikeart - I have talked with major Calif. whiskey collectors and the match receiver clubs around the country and no one has seen another.
    3. Shawnl86 Shawnl86, 10 years ago
      Looks like a Great piece to Display! Def High Quaility!

    Want to post a comment?

    Create an account or login in order to post a comment.