Preserving Jar with Cap

Object Name: 
Preserving Jar with Cap

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Object Name: 
Preserving Jar with Cap
Accession Number: 
52.4.182
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 13.5 cm, Diam: 8.2 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
1900-1910
Primary Description: 
Preserving Jar with Cap. Aqua, opal non-lead glasses; mold-blown. (a) Cylindrical shape, smooth lip, screw thread on neck, two vertical mold seams from lip to base; horizontal seam just below shoulder and at base; embossed: "Ball [in script/MASON."; base with "1". (b) Zinc cap with opal liner embossed: "GENUINE ZINC CAP/FOR BALL MASON JARS".
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inscription
Pressed base
GENUINE ZINC CAP/FOR BALL MASON JARS
inscription
Pressed zinc cap/ opal liner
Ball/MASON
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Pressed body
Glass Bottles, Lamps & Other Objects (1983) pl. 131; BIB# 22375