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Object Name Jar, Preserving
Catalog Number 2015.20.1 A-C
Description Quart clear glass Sterling Mason fruit jar. The jar has plain sides (no grippers) and a glass Ball lid with a metal ring. The lid is not original to the jar.

Size: quart
Shape: round
Color: clear
Closure: Mason bead seal
Opening: regular
Embossing - front: Sterling / Mason
Embossing - base: 225 / 10
Mold style: cup style base mold, neck seam aligns, caterpillar mark
Existing closure: glass lid with metal band
Glass lid embossing: Ball No. 10

A - jar, B - lid, C - ring
Material glass/metal
Dimensions H-7.25 Dia-3.75 inches
Search Terms Lapel
Fruit Jar
Subjects Glass
Glass industry
Glassworking
Jars
Canning
Food preservation
Businesses
Industry
Manufacturing
Classification Glass
Business & Commerce
Industries
Manufacturing
Dimension Details Height of the jar only: 7 in
Diameter at the lip: 2.625 in
Diameter at the base: 3.375 in
Imagefile 100\2015201 AC.JPG
Year Range from 1930
Year Range to 1945
Notes The Sterling Glass Division was a subsidiary of the Warfield Company of Chicago, Illinois.
Made Sterling Glass Division