Preserving jar

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Object Name: 
Preserving jar
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
56.3.32
Dimensions: 
H: 22.4 cm; D (rim): 10.8 cm, (bottom): 12.4 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
possibly 1800-1956
Primary Description: 
Clear glass with minute bubbles; interior partly covered with mustard-like remains of the former content; free-blown. Cylindrical body flaring at bottom, pushed-up base with rough pontil mark, collar-like bulge or flange at top, short flaring folded rim; two paper labels, one glued on top of the other, one reading "LINAZ...", the other having a date: "15-11-16" (November 15, 1916).
Provenance: 
Linares, Abelardo, Source
Color: 
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