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Object Name Jar, Preserving
Catalog Number 2014.1.6 A-C
Description Limited edition pint rounded square spring green glass Ball Perfection fruit jar, commemorating the 100th anniversary of the Perfection jar. The jar has a metal lid with a metal band.

Size: pint
Shape: rounded square
Color: spring green
Closure: Mason bead seal
Opening: regular
Embossing - front: Ball / Perfection
Embossing - side 1: *** * *** * ** (on the heel)
Embossing - back: 1913 - 1915 / 100 Years of / American / Heritage / Made - In - U.S.A.
Embossing - side 2: (cup and ounce and milliliter graduations) *** * *** * ** (on the heel)
Embossing - base: 30 6 (stippling around the edge)
Mold style: cup style base mold, neck seam aligns
Logo style: script, open loop B, ascender, no triple L, underline, circle R registration mark underneath
Existing closure: metal lid with metal band
Metal lid lettering: crafted for quality - / sealed for freshness (TM) / Made in USA / Ball

A - jar, B - band, C - lid
Date 2014
Material glass/metal
Dimensions H-5.25 W-3 D-3 inches
Dimension Details Height of the jar only: 5.125 in
Diameter at the lip: 2.625 in
Diameter at the base: 2.375 in
Search Terms Ball jars
Jarden Home Brands
Subjects Anniversaries
Centennial celebrations
Commemorative objects
Food preservation
Glass industry
Classification Business & Commerce
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