File:Coca-Cola logo.svg

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to navigation Jump to search

Original file(SVG file, nominally 202 × 67 pixels, file size: 8 KB)

Commons-logo.svg This is a file from the Wikimedia Commons. The description on its description page there is shown below.
Commons is a freely licensed media file repository. You can help.


العربية: شعار شركة كوكا كولا الأصلي.
English: Wordmark of Coca-Cola, trademarked by The Coca-Cola Company, but because the logo is simply "Coca-Cola", there is no proof as to who originally wrote it. Master Penman Louis Madarasz (1859-1910) was said to have told one of his students that the work was his own. When the work was created, Madarasz had a mail order business, could have illustrated the logo, and the writing style is similar to his. In the book "An Elegant Hand" by William E Henning, it states that Frank Mason Robinson, who was the bookkeeper of the firm, originated the name Coca-Cola and specified that it be written in Spencerian Script. In a 1914 court case, Robinson testified that he was "practically the originator" and that "some engraver here by the name of Frank Ridge was brought into it". Thus the logo itself has no currently copyrightable authorship and its exact creator is unknown. In any case, the trademarked Coca-Cola logo was published numerous times in the United States (its country of origin) before 1923, and so is now ineligible for copyright.
中文: "Coca-Cola"、「可口可樂」、曲線瓶及弧型飄帶
Date Uploaded by Hautala (talk · contribs) on June 17, 2007
Source Brands of the World
Author The Coca-Cola Company
W3CiThe source code of this SVG is valid.


Public domain
This work is in the public domain in the United States because it was published (or registered with the U.S. Copyright Office) before January 1, 1924.

Public domain works must be out of copyright in both the United States and in the source country of the work in order to be hosted on the Commons. If the work is not a U.S. work, the file must have an additional copyright tag indicating the copyright status in the source country. PD-1923Public domain in the United States//
Public domain
This image consists only of simple geometric shapes or text. It does not meet the threshold of originality needed for copyright protection, and is therefore in the public domain. Although it is free of copyright restrictions, this image may still be subject to other restrictions. See WP:PD#Fonts and typefaces or Template talk:PD-textlogo for more information.
This work includes material that may be protected as a trademark in some jurisdictions. If you want to use it, you have to ensure that you have the legal right to do so and that you do not infringe any trademark rights. See our general disclaimer.
This tag does not indicate the copyright status of the attached work. A normal copyright tag is still required. See Commons:Licensing.


Add a one-line explanation of what this file represents

Items portrayed in this file


The Coca-Cola Company

File history

Click on a date/time to view the file as it appeared at that time.

current00:27, 6 July 2017Thumbnail for version as of 00:27, 6 July 2017202 × 67 (8 KB)Corkythehornetfan
11:59, 11 July 2016Thumbnail for version as of 11:59, 11 July 2016800 × 262 (9 KB)Goo16color (
08:05, 13 February 2016Thumbnail for version as of 08:05, 13 February 2016800 × 262 (9 KB)Corkythehornetfancolor per brand guide // Editing SVG source code using User:Rillke/SVGedit.js; upload handled by User:Rillke/MwJSBot.js
17:22, 17 September 2012Thumbnail for version as of 17:22, 17 September 2012800 × 262 (9 KB)Peepermancolor edit
17:33, 17 June 2007Thumbnail for version as of 17:33, 17 June 2007800 × 262 (10 KB)Hautala{{PD-ineligible}} {{Trademarked}} Logo of Coca-Cola. Trademarked by The Coca-Cola Company. Image source [ the best brands of the world]. Because the logo is simply "Coca-Cola" written in Spencerian S

Global file usage

The following other wikis use this file:

View more global usage of this file.