Preserving Jar

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Object Name: 
Preserving Jar
Accession Number: 
52.4.98
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 18 cm, Diam: 9.6 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
1880-1890
Primary Description: 
Preserving Jar. Pale green non-lead glass; mold-blown. Cylindrical shape, ground lip, molded screw threads on neck, two vertical mold seams from lip to base, "MASON'S/IMPROVED" on side; "PAT NOV 26 67" very faintly on base.
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Inscription: 
PAT NOV 26 67
inscription
Pressed base
MASON'S/IMPROVED
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Pressed body