Preserve Jar

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Object Name: 
Preserve Jar
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
50.4.487
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 14.6 cm; Rim Diam: 6.5 cm; Base Diam: 7 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
1775-1825
Primary Description: 
Preserve Jar. Bottle glass, full of minute bubbles, dark olive-green, "black"; slender cylindrical form, contracted below wide mouth with narrow flaring rim; base pushed-up off center, rough pontil mark.
Department: 
Provenance: 
McKearin, George S., Source
1921
to
1950-07-31
Color: 
Technique: 
Material: 
The Story of American Pressed Glass of the Lacy Period, 1825-1850
Venue(s)
Corning Museum of Glass 1954-06-21 through 1954-09-15