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Object Name Jar, Preserving
Catalog Number 2016.24.21
Description 1 1/2 pint tapered sun color amethyst (SCA) glass Ball Wide Mouth fruit jar. The SCA is color enhanced. The jar has no graduations on the sides and the bearing surface is stippled.

Size: 1 1/2 pint
Shape: tapered
Color: SCA
Closure: Mason bead seal
Opening: wide mouth
Embossing - front: Ball / Wide Mouth
Embossing - back: (sculptured fruit medallion)
Embossing - base: Genuine Ball 7 Sculptured Glass / 124A / Mason / Jar / A8
Embossing - neck: For Freezing - Fill Here
Mold style: cup style base mold, neck seam aligns
Logo style: script, closed loop B, no ascender, underline
Existing closure: none
Year Range from 1968
Year Range to 1974
Material glass
Dimensions H-6.75 inches
Dimension Details Diameter at the lip: 3.25 in
Diameter at the base: 2.75 in

Search Terms Ball Brothers Company
Ball Corporation
Ball jars
Asheville, NC
Subjects Canning
Jars
Glass
Glass industry
Glassworking
Food preservation
Manufacturing
Businesses
Industry
Freezing
Products
Home food processing
Classification Industries
Business & Commerce
Glass
Manufacturing
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