Tag Archives: 19th century

Crown Cap: 1892

Paixter, William. “Bottle-Sealing Device.” Patent 468226. 2 February 1892. Also known as “Crown Cork.” Advertisements

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1859: Indian Head Penny

“Indian Head Cent.” U.S. Department of the Treasury. 13 November 2010. <http://www.treasury.gov/about/education/Pages/indian-head.aspx&gt;

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1893: Eyelet

Mathison, Arthur. “Eyelet.” Patent: 501,288. 11 July 1893.

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1864: Soda Glass (or Soda-lime Glass)

McKearin, George S. and Helen McKearin. American Glass. New York: Crown Publishers, 1948. Print.

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1869: Rubber Mason Jar Seal

Frank H. McClung Museum. “Mason Jar. History of the Mason Jar.” Canning Supplies, Canning Equipment and Pickling Supplies from Canning Pantry.com. Web. 30 Mar. 2011. <http://www.canningpantry.com/mason-jar-history.html&gt;.

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