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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
Year Range from 1888
Year Range to 1905
Material glass/metal
Dimensions H-9 Dia-3.75 inches
Dimension Details Diameter is measured at the base
Search Terms Hemingray Glass Company
Delaware County
Muncie
Subjects Canning
Jars
Glass
Glass industry
Glassworking
Food preservation
Businesses
Industry
Manufacturing
Products
Home food processing
Classification Industries
Business & Commerce
Glass
Manufacturing
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