Preserving Jar with Lid

Object Name: 
Preserving Jar with Lid

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Object Name: 
Preserving Jar with Lid
Accession Number: 
52.4.151
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 20.7 cm, Diam: 10 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
1861-1880
Primary Description: 
Preserving Jar with Lid. Aquamarine non-lead glass; mold-blown, pressed. (a) Cylindrical shape with U-shaped groove in collar for seal; mold seams on each side from neck to base; obverse embossed: "MILLVILLE/ ATMOSPHERE/FRUIT JAR" in oval; reverse embossed: "WHITALL'S PATENT/JUNE 18TH 1861" in an oval; plain base. (b) Pressed circular lid with embossed top: "WHITALL'S PATENT/JUNE 18TH 1861"; yoke missing.
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Inscription: 
MILLVILLE/ ATMOSPHERE/FRUIT JAR
inscription
Pressed body, obverse
WHITALL'S PATENT/JUNE 18TH 1861
inscription
Pressed lid
WHITALL'S PATENT/JUNE 18TH 1861
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Pressed body, reverse