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Object ID 000975

Object Name Paramount lipped jar rings

Object Desc Box of one dozen red rubber Paramount jar rings.

Collection General Collection

Accession # CMY000394a-x

Alternate ID

General Category History

Category Food Containers


Source Category Found In Collection

Accession Date JAN 1,1991


Location H. Grafman Grocery Exhibit

Object Date

Start Year Range

End Year Range

Status On Exhibit

Object Keywords canning,Mason jars,jar rings,Paramount (brand),Cupples Company,jars,lids,boxes,

Title Paramount lipped jar rings

Description Five boxes of Paramount jar rings. Each box contains twelve red rubber rings. Box is made of yellow cardboard with "Paramount Lipped Jar Rings" written in navy blue, white and red design. Two sides of box read "Cupples Company Manufacturers, St. Louis, Mo. USA"


Approx Collection Date

Height 3.25

Length 0

Width 3.25

Depth 1.25

Diameter 0

Circumference 0

Weight 0

Unit of Measure Inches/ounces

Dimension Details Above dimensions are for the box. Each jar ring is 3.25" across at its widest point. (60 total jar lids divided amongst 5 boxes)

Quantity 5



Site Details

Place of Origin

Maker Cupples Company

Maker Details Cupples Company began in 1851 when 19 year old Samual Cupples began to sell wooden buckets and churns. In 1882 the business incorporated as the Samual Cupples Woodenware Corporation. In 1917 the name changed to Cupples Company Manufacturers.

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Image Caption CMY394a-x



Date SEP 25,2013

Summary Very Good

Assessor Molly Hannan

Notes Boxes are all in very good condition. Some edge wear. Colors are bright and unfaded. Jar rings inside are all present and in very good condition.


Date SEP 25,2013

Summary Status change

Notes Status changed to On Exhibit from On Exhibit - automatic entry by admin

Date SEP 25,2013

Summary Location change

Notes Location changed to H. Grafman Grocery Exhibit from H. Grafman Grocery Exhibit - automatic entry by admin