Preserving Jar with Lid

Object Name: 
Preserving Jar with Lid

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Object Name: 
Preserving Jar with Lid
Accession Number: 
52.4.133
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 18.9 cm, Diam: 9.8 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
1890-1905
Primary Description: 
Preserving Jar with Lid. Aqua, opal non-lead glasses; (a) mold-blown, (b) pressed lines. (a) Cylindrical shape, slightly narrower at top; ground rim; molded screw threads on neck, two vertical mold seams from lip to base; embossed: "Ball [in script]/MASON'S/PATENT/NOV 30TH/ 1858"; "241" on base. (b) Zinc lid with opal glass liner embossed: "GENUINE ZINC CAP/FOR BALL MASON JARS".
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Inscription: 
Ball/ASON'S/PATENT/NOV 30TH/ 1858
inscription
Pressed body
GENUINE ZINC CAP/FOR BALL MASON JARS
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Pressed lid
241
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Pressed base