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Object Name Jar, Preserving
Catalog Number 2016.24.43 A-B
Description Half pint round clear glass Ball Ideal fruit jar. The jar has a glass lid with a wire bail.

Size: half pint
Shape: round
Color: clear
Closure: lightning bead full wire
Opening: regular
Embossing - front: Ball / Ideal
Embossing - base: 2
Mold Style: cup style base mold, neck seam aligns
Logo Style: script, open loop B, no ascender, no underline
Existing Closure: glass lid with wire bail
Glass Lid Embossing: (2 concentric circles)

A - jar, B - lid
Material glass/metal
Dimensions H-3.75 inches
Search Terms Ball Brothers Company
Ball jars
Delaware County
Muncie
Subjects Canning
Glass
Glass industry
Food
Glassworking
Food preservation
Home food processing
Businesses
Industry
Manufacturing
Jars
Products
Classification Business & Commerce
Glass
Industries
Manufacturing
Dimension Details Height of the jar only: 3.125 in
Diameter at the lip: 2.625 in
Diameter at the base: 3 in
Imagefile 105\20162443 AB-2.JPG
Year Range from 1923
Year Range to 1933
Made Ball Brothers Company