Preserving Jar with Cap and Ring

Object Name: 
Preserving Jar with Cap and Ring

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Object Name: 
Preserving Jar with Cap and Ring
Accession Number: 
52.4.66
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 23.3 cm; (a) Jar Diam: 11.3 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
1870-1882
Primary Description: 
Preserving Jar with Cap and Ring. Light yellow green, opaque white non-lead glasses; mold-blown, pressed. Barrel shape; with ground lip; screw threads on neck, mold seams on each side; obverse embossed: "MASON'S/PATENT/NOV 30TH/1858", with CFJ Co. monogram between "MASON" and "PATENT"; base embossed "1270"; red rubber ring; zinc cap, cap with white pressed glass liner embossed "GENUINE BOYD CAP/FOR MASON JARS".
Department: 
Provenance: 
Southwick, Charles A., Source
1952-06-30
Material: 
Inscription: 
MASON'S/PATENT/NOV 30TH/1858; MASON; PATENT
inscription
Pressed body; obverse
GENUINE BOYD CAP/FOR MASON JARS
inscription
Pressed cap
1270
inscription
Pressed base