Cool 1940's Miller High Life Beer Celluloid Advertising Pin
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Cool 1940's Miller High Life Beer Celluloid Advertising Pin

Code: advb20020mhl

$38.00

Product Description

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ARTIFACT: Cool 1940s Miller High Life Beer celluloid advertising pin. The public had their first taste of the High Life the day before New Years Eve 1903. During WWII, in 1944, America experienced heavy grain shortages and the president of Miller Brewing Company eliminated every beer exceptHigh Life. The celluloid pin features the infamous Girl in the Moon or Miller Lady, she arose on the advertising scene shortly after Miller High Lifes release and has been prominent nearly its entire existence, she is said to resemble a circus trainer and she sits drink in hand, bottle in the other on the seat of a crescent moon against the backdrop of the night sky. The pin reads: MILLER HIGH LIFE BEER.

VINTAGE: Circa 1940s

SIZE: Approximately 1 in diameter

CONSTRUCTION/MATERIALS: Celluloid, steel

ATTACHMENT: Vertical straight pin

MARKINGS: None.

ITEM NOTES: This is from a beer and advertising collection which we will be listing more of over the next few months. VHX15 LCHX11/15

CONDITION: 7 (Very Fine): The celluloid pin shows minor to moderate surface wear, colors remain bright.

GUARANTEE: As with all my items, this piece is guaranteed original.