Preserving Jar, Sealing Ring and Cap

Object Name: 
Preserving Jar, Sealing Ring and Cap

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Object Name: 
Preserving Jar, Sealing Ring and Cap
Accession Number: 
52.4.123
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 18.6 cm; (a) Jar H: 18.1 cm, Diam: 9.6 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
1882-1890
Primary Description: 
Preserving Jar, Sealing Ring and Cap. Aquamarine, 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" with Hero cross below "MASON'S"; base embossed "PAT NOV 26 67" in a circle around "740"; red rubber sealing ring; zinc cap with pressed white glass liner embossed: "BOYD'S GENUINE PORCELAIN LINED" around a Hero cross lettered HFJ Co. in the arms.
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Material: 
Inscription: 
MASON'S/PATENT/NOV. 30TH/1858
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Pressed body, obverse
BOYD'S GENUINE PORCELAIN LINED
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Pressed cap
PAT NOV 26 67; 740
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Pressed base