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Object Name Jar, Preserving
Catalog Number 98.69.26 A-B
Description Pint round aqua/teal glass Ball Perfect Mason fruit jar. The jar has a zinc cap with a milk glass liner.

Size: pint
Shape: round
Color: aqua/teal
Closure: Mason bead seal
Opening: regular
Embossing - front: Ball / Perfect / Mason
Embossing - base: 9 (underlined)
Mold style: post style base mold, neck seam aligns, Owens machine scar
Logo style: script, open loop B, no ascender, no underline
Existing closure: zinc cap
Zinc cap embossing: script, open loop B, no ascender, underline
Zinc cap insert embossing: Genuine zinc cap / for Ball Mason jars

A - jar, B - cap
Material glass/zinc
Dimensions H-5.375 inches
Search Terms Muncie
Ball jars
Ball Brothers Company
Delaware County
Subjects Canning
Glass
Glass industry
Food
Glassworking
Jars
Food preservation
Businesses
Industry
Manufacturing
Classification Business & Commerce
Glass
Industries
Manufacturing
Dimension Details Height of the jar only: 5.125 in
Diameter at the lip: 2.625 in
Diameter at the base: 3.125 in
Imagefile 032\986926 AB-1.JPG
Year Range from 1923
Year Range to 1933
Made Ball Brothers Company