Preserving Jar with Sealing Ring and Cap

Object Name: 
Preserving Jar with Sealing Ring and Cap

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Object Name: 
Preserving Jar with Sealing Ring and Cap
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
52.4.116
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 18.3 cm; (a) Jar H: 17.8 cm, Diam: 9.5 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
1885-1900
Primary Description: 
Preserving Jar with Sealing Ring and Cap. Light green, opaque white non-lead glasses; mold-blown, pressed. Barrel shape; with ground lip, screw threads on neck, mold seam on each side, obverse embossed: "MASON'S/PATENT/NOV 30TH/1858"; base embossed "48"; rubber sealing ring; zinc cap with pressed opaque white glass liner.
Department: 
Material: 
Inscription: 
48
inscription
Pressed base
MASON'S/PATENT/NOV 30TH/185
inscription
Pressed body, obverse