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Object Name Jar, Preserving
Catalog Number 98.37.1682 A-C
Description Quart round clear glass Crown fruit jar. The Canadian jar has a clear glass straddle top lid with a zinc band. The jar has a recessed base and a small scar.

Size: quart
Shape: round
Jar color: clear
Closure: improved straddle top smooth lip
Jar opening: regular
Embossing - front: Made in Canada / (picture of a crown) / Crown
Embossing - base: 1936 / (D in a diamond) / 21
Mold style: Owens machine scar, neck seam aligns, post style base mold
Existing closure: straddle top glass lip - zinc band
Glass lid embossing: Made in Canada (over picture of a crown)

A - jar, B - lid, C - band
Date 1936
Material glass/zinc
Dimensions H-7 inches
Dimension Details Height of the jar only: 6.875 in
Diameter at the lip: 2.5 in
Diameter at the base: 3.625 in
Search Terms Canada
Dominion Glass Company Limited
Subjects Canning
Glass industry
Food preservation
Foreign countries
Home economics
Classification Industries
Business & Commerce
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