Preserving Jar

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Object Name: 
Preserving Jar
Accession Number: 
52.4.134
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 16.4 cm, Diam: 9.5 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
1910-1912
Primary Description: 
Preserving Jar. Bluish aquamarine non-lead glass; mold-blown, automatic machinery. Barrel shape; with smooth lip, U-shape channel around lip, mold seams on each side from lip to base; obverse embossed: "Ball" in script above "STANDARD"; dime sized circle on base.
Department: 
Color: 
Technique: 
Inscription: 
Ball; STANDARD
inscription
Pressed body, obverse