Cola Bottle Cooler

A rare and original drinks cooler for diet-rite Cola, of USA origin, circa 1950s…

SKU: RC00989.

Product Description

A rare original Cola bottle cooler…

Dating to the latter part of the 20th century, circa 1980s, this is a rare example of an original Cola cooler for diet-rite Cola, distributed by the RC Cola company, USA. Made in metal, hand painted and with an insulated interior, this has an awesome look for a display piece or as a functional bottle cooler

The cooler is in good condition structurally, complete with two carry handles and a ‘stop cock’ to one side (enabling the cooler to drain the water when finished using). The interior looks a little tatty and rusty, yet this has been tested and is water tight – therefore functional for many different purposes. The metal handles enable the piece to be easily lifted and carried to that picnic area. We love the used nature and the awesome patina created from hours of usage…

We are offering this piece in ‘as found’ condition, therefore there is some natural wear and tear. There are some surface scuffs and scars across the piece along with some paint chipping. Some areas are a little dirty and tatty and there is some rusting in areas too. There are surface dents and bumps, but they are not detrimental to the performance of the cool box. We simply feel this adds to its charm and authenticity. Please do study the photos to help with your analysis as it would be hard to highlight all imperfections…

A great collectable or functional piece for a picnic or road trip in the campervan or caravan…

Dimensions : Depth : 33cm, Width : 60m, Height : 33cm

Condition : Structurally good, surface marks and scratches, weathered patina in areas, a little tatty and dirty in places, some surface abrasions, paint chipping, rusty in areas. Please note : The bottom part of the front clip is missing, but it doesn’t impact the ‘closed nature’ of the cool box (and could easily be replaced with something similar)

Postage : Large Item £15 or local collection from CB25 0AA

You can view this product in our Ralph & Co. showroom in Burwell, Cambridgeshire, CB25 0AA

We are open Wednesdays, Fridays and Saturdays 9am to 5pm or 7 days a week via a personal appointment. Please do get in touch 07592 534 977

Additional Information

Dimensions 33 x 60 x 33 cm