Preserving Jar

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Object Name: 
Preserving Jar
Accession Number: 
52.4.128
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 16.9 cm, Diam: 9.7 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
1896-1910
Primary Description: 
Preserving Jar. Light green non-lead glass; mold-blown, automatic machinery. Barrel shape; with smooth lip, screw threads on neck, mold seams on each side from lip to base; obverse embossed: "Ball" in script above "MASON"; base embossed: "2" and "A".
Department: 
Color: 
Material: 
Inscription: 
2; A
inscription
Pressed base
Ball; MASON
inscription
Pressed body, obverse