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Object Name Lid, Canning
Catalog Number 2014.22.16
Description Hemingray aqua glass fruit jar lid with a dimple in the middle. When the lid is in the closed position, a metal cam rests in the dimple. The embossing on the lid reads, "Patented May 25th 1886."
Year Range from 1888
Year Range to 1909
Material glass
Dimensions H-0.875 Dia-2.875 inches
Search Terms Hemingray Glass Company
Muncie
Delaware County
Subjects Canning
Glass
Glass industry
Glassworking
Food preservation
Businesses
Industry
Manufacturing
Lids
Classification Glass
Business & Commerce
Industries
Manufacturing
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