Canning jar rings

Date

1930-1940

GUSN

GUSN-26557

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

Descriptive Terms

jars
rings (jewelry)
cookware
cardboard
rubber (material)
Cardboard
Rubber
JAR, PRESERVING

Inscription

Printed: ""EXCELSIOR/ MASON FRUIT JAR RINGS.../ R.E. TONGUE & BROS. CO. INC./ PHILADELPHIA. PA."" ""[manufacturer] ALLEGHENY AVE. AMBER & COLLINS STS...""

Maker

R.E. Tongue & Bros. Co. Inc. (Maker)

Location of Origin

Philadelphia, PA, USA

Object Type

Food Processing T&E

Dimensions

3.25 x 3.25 x 1.25 (HxWxD) (inches)

Accession Number

2000.473

Places

Pennsylvania (United States)