Up for your consideration we have this Rare and Hard To Find, Antique Porcelain Enamel Metal, Hills Bros. Coffee Company Advertiser Thermometer Sign. The male figure depicted drinking the coffee, was called "THE TASTER" and was an Arabian figure. This is a beautiful example of this advertising collectible with bright colors of red and yellow, on white porcelain. There is "Patent March 16 1915" "Search Coshocton O.", printed right below the thermometer in black. Also "Reg. U.S. Pat. Off." printed at the bottom if THE TASTERS robe, printed in black. The Sign is in good condition, especially for it's age. There is a few spots on bottom and side edge, where porcelain is chipped, and there is also some white paint on edges. The thermometer is protected with a piece of wood (original) on the back. Sign measures: 21" high by 9" wide. Thermometer works and keeps accurate temperature. Also included with sign is a 2 LB. Hills Bros. Coffee Tin with marked copyright of 1939, Coffee Tin also has "THE TASTER" in the same colors as the sign. Coffee Tin is in fairly good condition. It does have some rust, scratches and paint speckles. What a great find for the collector. SEE PICTURES!!!!!!!! Postage includes insurance.THIS IS A LOCAL CONSIGNMENT
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