10 intriguing lots of vintage advertising, dairy, and breweriana memorabilia

Between Nov. 30 and Dec. 2, Millers Auction Co. will bring three different auctions in a three-day event. The auction is kicking off with a selection of items from the second part of the Kent Gordon Dairy & Advertising Collection. In addition, the second day of sales continues with 400-plus lots of vintage and modern advertising, while the third day of auction action represents the 3rd Annual Breweriana & Soda Pop Advertising Auction.

Hot Lots

Here are 10 intriguing lots in this auction:

De Laval Milker sign

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Vintage single-sided tin DeLaval Milker sign, measuring 15 by 15 inches. Furthermore, it’s an item garnering a lot of attention from bidders. 

Thermometers

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Two vintage porcelain thermometers touting McCormick Deering & International Harvester. Furthermore, the pair have received 11 bids as of Nov. 25.

De Laval Memorabilia

Matchsafes

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This early tin litho De Laval cream separator wall-mounted match safe is one of the standout lots in the auction.

Magnolene cream separator oil crate

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Vintage Magnolia Petroleum Co. wooden crate to hold cream separator oils.

Advertising Highlights

White House shoes sign

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White House Shoes easel back single-sided tin sign. In addition, the sign measures 9 inches by 20 inches.  

Colonial Club cigars sign

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Double-sided tin sign promoting Colonial Club 5 Cent Cigars. Furthermore, it measures 19 inches by 9 inches, and is among a lot garnering attention ahead of this auction.

Vintage Oil Cans

Shell oil can

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Shell Oil Co.’s Shellzone tin can for storing antifreeze. In addition, it is the focus of attention from several bidders.

1909 Minnesota license

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Scarce Minnesota automotive license plate from 1909.

Postal Memorabilia

Mailbox

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Vintage cast iron post office mail box with an uncommon side door. Furthermore, it measures 14 by 21 inches.

Wayne gas pump

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Vintage narrow shaped Wayne 60 gas pump

In conclusion, for more information about this auction, including online bidding, visit www.auctionzip.com.  

 

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