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Types of Antique Advertising Items

There are many types of collectibles in the antique advertising field. Listed below are many of the popular types of items collectors are searching for, there are of course others that are not included and if you’d like to help add more categories feel free to contact us. Each category below explains a little about what types of items are typically found and what is and isn’t included in the category.

Calendars

This category contains advertising Calendars

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    Cigar Cutters

    This category contains Cigar Cutters with advertising for various brands.

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      Coin Op Machines

      Old or Antique Coin Operated Machines.

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      • Coin-Op Match Dispenser
      • 3 Cent Gumball Machine
      • Coin-Op Gumball Machine
      • Nickel Coin Changer Machine
      • Tom's Sandwiches Machine
      • Coin-Op Peanut Machine

      Displays

      Advertising Displays from Retail Stores

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      • Valvoline Counter-Top Motor Oil Can Display
      • Lemon Crush Syrup Dispenser
      • Fram Air Filter Display
      • Texaco Towel Cabinet
      • Rusco Elastic Display
      • Coca-Cola Carton Display Rack

      Glass

      Glass items used in stores or sold to consumers with advertising.

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      • Mobiloil Glass Oil Bottle With Cap
      • Holcomb Oil Company Glass Oil Bottle
      • General Motors Reverse Painted Glass Sign
      • Glass Straw Holder
      • Havoline Glass Oil Bottles In Wire Carrying Rack
      • Shell Glass Oil Bottle With Painted Label

      Globes

      This category is almost exclusively old Gas Globes, but there are a few other examples here.

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      • Atlantic Clear Ripple Globe
      • D-X Gasoline Glass Globe
      • Barnsdall Super-Gas Glass Globe
      • Sunoco With Logo Lp Metal Globe
      • Richfield Hi-Octane Hp Metal Globe
      • Mohawk Gasoline Globe

      Match Safes

      This category includes Match Safes, Match Strikes and Match Holders.

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        Other

        A category with an assortment of items that didn’t fit any of our other categories.

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        • Hinz's Coffee String Holder
        • Orange Julep Countertop Syrup Dispenser
        • Coca-Cola Mileage Tracker
        • Vintage Cash Register
        • Union 76 Ashtray & Phillips 66 Paperweight
        • National Cigar Stand Light Fixture

        Packages

        Packaging such as boxes, crates, or wrappers for consumer goods and items.

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        • Pennsylvania Motor Oil Bucket
        • Wooden Planters Box
        • Coca-Cola Concessions Cooler
        • Mother Goose Shoes Boxes
        • Gold Dust Washing Powder Box
        • Mobiloil Outboard Oil and Cardboard Carrier

        Paper

        Paper items from napkins to posters to letterhead.

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        • Shell Waxed Cardboard Winter-Front
        • Shell Framed Poster
        • Smooth Tires Spell Danger Poster
        • Golden Shell Framed Poster
        • Paul Jones and Co Framed Ad
        • United Motors Cardboard Posters

        Pinbacks

        Celluloid Pinbacks, Hat pins, Badges, and uniform pins.

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        • Coca-Cola Pin

        Pocket Mirrors

        Pocket Mirrors, usually celluloid covered paper advertising underneath.

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          Salesmans Samples

          Items given to a salesman that he could take around to potential buyers to show them what they would be purchasing.

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          • Archer Oil And Grease Sample Kit

          Signs

          One of our largest categories featuring porcelain signs, lithographed signs, wood signs and many more!

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          • Shell-Penn Single-Sided Porcelain Clam-Shaped Sign
          • Overland Double-Sided Porcelain Oval Sign
          • Champion Spark Plug Sign
          • Ken-L Biskit Sign
          • Train Platform Spitting Single-Sided Porcelain Sign
          • Sinclair Aircraft Sign

          Thermometers

          Advertising thermometers for many old companies and products.

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          • Columbia Records Tin Thermometer In Wood Frame
          • Gulf Oil Thermometer
          • Red Crown Gasoline Thermometer
          • NuGrape Soda Thermometer
          • Pepsi Thermometer
          • Stephen's Inks Thermometer

          Tins

          Tins that held products of all kinds from food to tobacco to bullets.

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          • Pennzoil Motor Oil Square Metal Can
          • Shamrock Oil Metal Cans
          • Good Penn Motor Oil Round Metal Can
          • Heccolene Oils Flat Metal Can
          • Phillips 44 Insecticide Metal Can With Paper Label
          • Kerr Mcgee Round Fiber Cans

          Toys

          Antique or vintage toys with advertising or logos.

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          • KC Garage Hallmark Gas Station
          • Shell Gas Toy Truck
          • Wrigley's Toy Truck
          • Yellow Coca-Cola Toy Truck
          • Toy Gun Collection
          • Coca-Cola Truck Toy

          Trays

          Trays with advertising for beers, sodas, and other types of products.

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          • 1905 Topless Coca-Cola Tray
          • Coca-Cola Hilda Tray
          • Coca-Cola Tray
          • Coca-Cola 1903 Hilda Oval Tray