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Single-cup coffee maker, black plastic, intended to sit on top of a coffee mug or cup. Funnel, inverted cone shape at top, exterior is smooth, interior has ridges radiating from center hole. Small tab handle at top edge, embossed on top: "COFFEE-CONE®" in serif font, "by David Douglas" in cursive. Bottom is embossed in sans serif: "PATENT/PENDING". Bottom of cone flares into flattened circular foot on bottom, pierced.
US D203854 S, February 22, 1966, David Douglas, for "Coffee maker" (filied June 4, 1964)
US 3334574 A, August 8, 1967, David Douglas, for "Cup mounted coffee cones" (filed June 4, 1964)
Maker is Douglas Plymouth Corporation, Manitowoc, Wisconsin.
Currently not on view
date made
place made
United States: Wisconsin, Manitowoc
place used
United States: District of Columbia, Washington
Physical Description
plastic (overall material)
overall: 3 3/8 in x 4 1/2 in; 8.5725 cm x 11.43 cm
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Credit Line
Gift of Mrs. John H. Murray (Anne W. Murray)
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Data Source
National Museum of American History