Item: Coca Cola Bottling One Year No Accident Truck Driver Pin
Dating from the early 1940s, this bronze tone pin, shaped like a Coca Cola delivery truck, was given to delivery drivers who had had no accidents. It is inscribed Coca Cola Bottling Co. 1 Year Record No Accident. The pin measures 3/4 of an inch tal by 1 1/2 inches wide and is in near mint condition.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. 16715-71TP
Item Condition: nm
DIMENSIONS: .75" tall by 1.5" wide
Stock #: 16715b
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