On Facebook -JOIN I Antique Online.com: Collectors of Antiques and Collectibles.
Here is the link for the group https://www.facebook.com/groups/327133184409134/
Please join our FB group where YOU can post directly.

I Antique Online

A Community For People Who Buy, Sell or Collect Antiques, Collectibles and Art

I acquired this group at a flea market a few years ago. Now I need to sell them. I realize the glasses do not look real old to be considered antiques. It is the stands that are baffling me. Were there other glasses etc that were originally there and they all broke? Now someone decided to use the Coca Cola glasses instead? I have seen a pewter style (different) stand on eBay.

The stands seem to be silver I think. No visible markings. Having a hard time determining the metal type.

Any help would be appreciated :)

Views: 56

Replies to This Discussion

https://www.ebay.com/i/192335976705?chn=ps&norover=1&mkevt=...

https://www.etsy.com/listing/636497982/vintage-coca-cola-glasses-wi...

Image result for Antique Coca Cola silver glass holders with handles

These are the only three holders I have found to be distinctly Coca-cola...but I am not an expert, by any means.

You could rule out steel with a magnet. "Looks like silver" isn't a valid test. If it doesn't say silver, plated, 925, or sterling it isn't silver.  Call it "white metal" to be safe. Have it tested if desired, but expect to pay a fee.

They're drink or cup holders. They usually come six to a set. Appears to be missing one. Those Coke tumblers have been around for many years and are still  in use today.

Coca Cola Soda Fountain Holders

Here are a 1930s version

https://dygtyjqp7pi0m.cloudfront.net/i/3859/5167699_1.jpg?v=8C6F3E7C5916B10

www.icollector.com - Site Link

Here are a 1940s version

auctions.morphyauctions.com - Site Link

I did also find an exact match to yours, but alas, no further details.  Whilst still refered to as Sodaware, the glasses they are shown with are not Coca Cola emblazened glasses.

soda glassware set of 6 antique fountain glasses with nickel silver holders metal

Further research led me to find these below though. A modern day recreation of your item.

https://cdn.shopify.com/s/files/1/0076/7102/1621/products/71A9vE1rqsL._SL1500_1024x1024@2x.jpg?v=1555438188

www.historycompany.com - Site Link

Here's another on eBay, engraved with Johnny Rockets.

www.ebay.com - Site Link

I wanted to add, Johnny Rockets is a resturant which has been around since 6th of June 1986, so these particular holders I found on eBay would be at best a modern day equivalent.

www.johnnyrockets.com - Site Link

Another good find!

RSS

Welcome To I Antique Online: The Best & Biggest Social Network On Antiques & Collectibles

C. Dianne Zweig

Editor-In-Chief  
Dianne@cdiannezweig.com 

Visit my blog Kitsch n Stuff

Visit my Art Studio/gallery  

Visit Pinterest

Visit Facebook www.facebook.com/iantiqueonline and "LIKE" our page.

 

JOIN OUR NEW FACEBOOK GROUP I Antique Online.com: Collectors of Antiques and Collectibles Public Group https://www.facebook.com/groups/327133184409134/

C. Dianne Zweig's Blog

& Terms of Use

© 2019   Created by C. Dianne Zweig   Powered by

Badges  |  Report an Issue  |  Terms of Service