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Object Name Jar, Preserving
Catalog Number 98.37.1358 A-C
Description Quart round amber glass Globe fruit jar made by the Hemingray Glass Company in Muncie, Indiana. The amber glass lid has a ball cam lever; a metal band connects the metal bail and lever. The jar has a ground lip.

Size: quart
Shape: round
Jar color: amber
Closure: ball cam lever
Jar opening: regular
Embossing - front: Globe
Embossing - base: 65
Existing closure: glass lid with ball cam lever
Glass lid marking: Patented May 25, 1886

A - jar, B - lid, C - bail
Material glass/metal
Dimensions H-9 Dia-3.75 inches
Search Terms Hemingray Glass Company
Delaware County
Muncie
Subjects Canning
Jars
Glass
Glass industry
Glassworking
Food preservation
Businesses
Industry
Manufacturing
Classification Industries
Business & Commerce
Glass
Manufacturing
Dimension Details Diameter is measured at the base
Imagefile 030\98371358 AC.JPG
Year Range from 1888
Year Range to 1905
Made Hemingray Glass Company