Preserving Jar with Cap

Object Name: 
Preserving Jar with Cap

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Object Name: 
Preserving Jar with Cap
Accession Number: 
52.4.100
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 18.6 cm; (a) Jar H: 17.8 cm, Diam: 9.5 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
1882-1890
Primary Description: 
Preserving Jar with Cap. Aquamarine, opaque white non-lead glass; mold-blown, pressed. (a) Barrel shape with ground lip; screw threads on neck, mold seams on sides and embossed inscription "MASON'S/PATENT/NOV 30TH /1858" on side with Hero cross below "MASON'S"; box embossed "PAT NOV 26 67" in a circle. (b) Zinc cap has pressed opaque white glass liner with "GENUINE BOYD'S CAP/FOR MASON JARS" in a circle.
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Material: 
Inscription: 
MASON'S/PATENT/NOV 30TH /1858
inscription
Pressed body
GENUINE BOYD'S CAP/FOR MASON JARS
inscription
Pressed cap
PAT NOV 26 67
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Pressed body; box