Preserving Jar

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Object Name: 
Preserving Jar
Accession Number: 
52.4.183
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 13 cm, Diam: 8.1 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
1923-1933
Primary Description: 
Preserving Jar. Blue-green non-lead glass; mold-blown, by machine. Cylindrical shape with smooth lip, mold seams on each side from lip to base, screw threads on neck; obverse embossed: "Ball [in script]/ PERFECT/MASON"; base embossed: "4".
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Inscription: 
4
inscription
Pressed base
Ball/ PERFECT/ MASON
inscription
Pressed body, obverse