Preserving Jar

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Object Name: 
Preserving Jar
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
52.4.90
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 23.2 cm, Diam: 11.7 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
1896-1910
Primary Description: 
Preserving Jar. Aquamarine non-lead glass; mold-blown. Barrel shape; with smooth lip surrounded by V-shaped channel for wax seal; mold seam on each side; obverse embossed: "Ball" in script above "STANDARD"; dime size molded circle on base.
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Material: 
Inscription: 
Ball/ STANDARD
inscription
Pressed body, obverse