Item: Coca-Cola 5 Year Service Employee Tie Tack
Marked Haltom on the back, this 10k gold tie tack dates from the 1960s and represents 5 years of service to the Coca Cola Company. The tie tack is decorated in blue enamel with a white gold embossed Coca Cola bottle in the center and a little ruby at the base. The tie tack measures 5/8 inches in diameter and is in excellent condition. The bar has detached from the safety chain. This and other Coca Cola pieces are from the Thom Thompson Estate. Mr. Thompson collected for over 50 years and was a Coke Bottler himself. He received a Special Thanks in Allan Petretti's Coca Cola Price Guide as follows: Thom has always been my number one supporter. Ever since the first edition, he has unselfishly offered his knowledge and collection to help make this book better. Thom and Frances are among the countries top collectors. This book wouldn't be what it is today without their help. This is a once in a lifetime opportunity to add a piece with such history to your collection. 16692-71ET
Item Condition: exc
DIMENSIONS: .625" tall by .625" wide
Stock #: 16692b
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