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Object Name Jar
Catalog Number 87.57.81 A-B
Description Tapered oval clear glass Ball packer jar used to market honey. The jar has six triangular panels on each side and a stippled base. The green lettering on the white lid reads, "Four Leaf Brand / Pure Honey"; there is a picture of a four leaf clover at the center of the lettering. A narrow black strip runs horizontally across the center of the lid; the white lettering on the strip reads, "Contents 1 pound." The white lettering around the side of the lid reads, "Packed by Carl M. Alexander, Richmond, Indiana and Egypt, Georgia."

A - lid, B - jar
Material glass
Dimensions H-5.5 inches
Dimension Details Diameter at the lip: 2.125 in
Width at the shoulder: 3.25 in
Depth at the shoulder: 2.25 in
Width at the base: 2.75 in
Depth at the base: 2.125 in
Search Terms Ball Brothers Company
Ball packer jar
Ball jars
Subjects Businesses
Glass
Honey
Industry
Jars
Manufacturing
Product packaging
Classification Business & Commerce
Glass
Industries
Manufacturing
Imagefile 074\875781 AB.JPG