Box of 140 Bottle Caps

Object Name: 
Box of 140 Bottle Caps

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Object Name: 
Box of 140 Bottle Caps
Accession Number: 
99.8.22
Dimensions: 
Caps Diam: 3.2 cm, Th: 0.7 cm; Box H: 15.3 cm, W: 10.8 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Web Description: 
The fiberglass business grew out of the bottle business. Even bottle caps played their part. Covers for the first fiberglass air filters were made from the perforated metal sheets left over from bottle cap manufacture.
Provenance: 
Anchorlok Bottle Cap Co., Source
1999
Inscription: 
ONE GROSS/ANCHORLOK/BOTTLE/CAPS/FOR BOTTLING SODA, WATER/ROOT BEER/VINEGAR/CATSUP/FRUIT JUICES
label
One Gross, Anchorlok Bottle Caps, Clean and Uniform
label
with drawing of bottlecap under "caps"
Primary Description: 
Box of 140 Bottle Caps. Brass colored metal, cork. Circular shape with slightly flaring wavy sides, circular disk of cork on interior. Box: paper board with blue print design.