Preserve Jar

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Object Name: 
Preserve Jar
Accession Number: 
50.4.477
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 20 cm; Rim Diam: 12.25 cm; Base Diam: 14 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
about 1846-1870
Primary Description: 
Preserve Jar. Bottle glass, bubbly, light olive-green; molded for body form and finished by manipulation; cylindrical body (molded), rounding shoulder, flaring rim slanting outward around wide mouth, base slightly concave at center with rough pontil mark.
Department: 
Provenance: 
McKearin, George S., Source
1950-07-31
Mason, Herbert Delevan, Former Collection
Color: 
Material: 
Glass Bottles, Lamps & Other Objects (1983) illustrated, pl. 139; BIB# 22375