Preserving Jar

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Object Name: 
Preserving Jar
Accession Number: 
52.4.162
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 17 cm, Diam: 9.9 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
about 1881
Primary Description: 
Preserving Jar. Aquamarine non-lead glass; mold-blown. Cylindrical shape; ground lip; two mold seams down sides from neck to base; embossed on one side: "THE/VAN VLIET/JAR/OF 1881"; base embossed: "4".
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inscription
Pressed base
THE/VAN VLIET/JAR/OF 1881
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Pressed body, side
Glass Bottles, Lamps & Other Objects (1983) pl. 129; BIB# 22375