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Canning jar rings

Description

Square cardboard box of "Excelsior Fruit Jar Rings." One dozen inside. Image of figure w/ flag on front and image of factory on reverse. Yellow box.

Details

Maker
R.E. Tongue & Bros. Co. Inc. (Maker)
Date
1930-1940
Inscriptions
Printed: ""EXCELSIOR/ MASON FRUIT JAR RINGS.../ R.E. TONGUE & BROS. CO. INC./ PHILADELPHIA. PA."" ""[manufacturer] ALLEGHENY AVE. AMBER & COLLINS STS...""
Location of origin
Philadelphia, PA, USA
Material
cardboard
rubber (material)
Object type
Food Processing T&E
Places
Pennsylvania (United States)
Descriptive terms
cardboard
Cardboard
cookware
JAR, PRESERVING
jars
rings (jewelry)
Rubber
rubber (material)
Dimensions
3.25 x 3.25 x 1.25 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
2000.473
GUSN
26557

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