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Accession Number: 1979.34.20

Physical Description: Circular, flat cardboard disk for capping small cups of ice cream or sherbet. Pull tab for removal at side. Off-white cardboard with red printing on top.

History of Object: From Scott Bros. Ice Cream Co., thought to be the oldest ice cream store in Kansas. (Topeka Capital 6-28-1977). Founded in 1879 by Harry C. Scott, grandfather of the donor.

Date: Between 1925 and 1935

Dimensions (in cm): L: 3"; Diam: 2 3/4"

Marks/Inscriptions: [printed in red six times around circle border] Sherbet || [printed in red] SCOTT / cup / 6 pz. Cup full for / 5 [cent symbol] / This is not ice cream ||

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Creators and Contributors

    Scott Brothers Ice Cream Company

Status: Cataloged

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