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Posted 4 years ago


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Can anyone identify the approximate date of this sign. It measures 36” x 18” and displays very well. The surface is unmarred and only has the classic Coca Cola bottle. At the bottom it says “Made in the USA” and "R.C. Co 5-48". It came in this frame which has no identification marks.

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  1. pickrknows pickrknows, 4 years ago
    I would guess May 1948
  2. pickrknows pickrknows, 4 years ago
    Very nice sign too!!
  3. Driftsands, 4 years ago
    Thank you for your responses. Does anyone know what R.C. Co. 5-48 mean. I found that the RC Company is the Royal Crown Company which is a competitor of Coca Cola.
  4. Bartender6, 4 years ago
    The 5-48 is actually an order code for this sign. A lot of people mistake it for a date.
  5. Daddy_Nobucks Daddy_Nobucks, 4 years ago
    Actually, I've seen this particular sign with many variations in numbering, so I believe in this case it is a date code.
  6. Daddy_Nobucks Daddy_Nobucks, 4 years ago
    Same sign different maker marked 12-48

    Same sign different maker marked 4-47

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