Preserving Jar

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Object Name: 
Preserving Jar
Accession Number: 
52.4.88 B
Dimensions: 
Overall H 22.8 cm; Jar H: 22.1 cm, Diam: 11.7 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
about 1913-1914
Primary Description: 
Preserving Jar. Bluish aquamarine, opaque white non-lead glass; mold-blown, automatic machinery, pressed. Barrel shape; smooth lip, screw threads on neck with flange below; mold seam on each side from lip to base. (A) Obverse embossed "Ball" in script above "PERFECT/MASON"; large molded circle on base with "10" and "E" inside. Red rubber ring and zinc cap with pressed opaque white glass liners- embossed "BOYD'S GENUINE PORCELAIN LINED CAP."
Department: 
Material: 
Inscription: 
Ball/ PERFECT/MASON
inscription
Pressed body, obverse
BOYD'S GENUINE PORCELAIN LINED CAP
inscription
Pressed cap
10/E
inscription
Pressed base