Preserving Jar

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Object Name: 
Preserving Jar
Accession Number: 
52.4.138
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 19 cm, Diam: 10 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
1923-1933
Primary Description: 
Preserving Jar. Bluish aquamarine non-lead glass; mold-blown, automatic machinery. Cylindrical shape; smooth lip, mold seams on each side from lip to base; neck embossed: "WIRE SIDE 2/32/2" and "10"; obverse embossed: "Ball" in script above "IDEAL/PAT'D July 14, 1908."; base embossed: "9"; wire bail fits into holes in size of neck; red rubber ring; pressed lip, dome-shape with two concentric circles around lug for wire on top.
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Inscription: 
WIRE SIDE 2/32/2; 10
inscription
Pressed neck
9
inscription
Pressed base
Ball; IDEAL/PAT'D July 14, 1908
inscription
Pressed body, obverse