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Crown Cap: 1892

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

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1956: Play-Doh Container Lid

“Hasbro.” Playdoh. Web. 01 Nov. 2012. <http://www.hasbro.com/playdoh/en_US/about.cfm&gt;.

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1927: Plastic Bottle and Jar Caps

Lief, Alfred. A Close-Up of Closures. New York: Glass Container Manufacturers, 1965. …also cited by George Miller in his article: Miller, George L., Patricia Samford, Ellen Shlasko, and Andrew Madsen. “Telling Time For Archaeologists.” Northeast Historical Archaeology 29 (2000): 1-22. … Continue reading

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1962: Resealable Top for Soda

Bellis, Mary. “Soft Drinks – History and Timeline of Soft Drinks.” Inventors. Web. 30 Mar. 2011. <http://inventors.about.com/od/sstartinventions/a/soft_drink.htm&gt;. This website provides an excellent timeline for other types of soft drink objects like pull-tabs, caps, and bottle types.

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