Preserving Jar with Cap

Object Name: 
Preserving Jar with Cap

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Object Name: 
Preserving Jar with Cap
Accession Number: 
52.4.131
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 17.9 cm, Diam: 9.9 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
1913-1914
Primary Description: 
Preserving Jar with Cap. Bluish aquamarine, opaque white non-lead glass; mold-blown, automatic machinery, pressed. (a) Cylindrical shape with rounded shoulder; smooth lip with screw threads above flange on neck; mold seams on each side from lip to base; obverse embossed: "Ball" in script above "PERFECT/MASON"; base embossed "3/C". (b) Zinc cap with pressed opaque white liner, embossed: "GENUINE ZINC CAP/FOR BALL MASON JARS".
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Material: 
Inscription: 
Ball; PERFECT/MASON
inscription
Pressed body, obverse
GENUINE ZINC CAP/FOR BALL MASON JARS
inscription
Pressed cap
3/C
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Pressed base