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Object Name Jar, Preserving
Catalog Number 98.69.24 A-B
Description Pint round blue glass Ball Mason fruit jar. The jar has a zinc cap with a milk glass liner.

Size: pint
Shape: round
Color: Ball blue
Closure: Mason bead seal
Opening: regular
Embossing - front: Ball / Mason
Embossing - base: 2
Mold style: cup style base mold, neck seam aligns, 1" valve mark
Logo style: script, open loop B, ascender, no triple L, underline
Existing closure: zinc cap
Zinc cap embossing: Ball (script, open loop B, no ascender, underline)
Zinc cap insert embossing: none

A - jar, B - cap
Year Range from 1910
Year Range to 1914
Material glass/zinc
Dimensions H-5.375 inches
Dimension Details Height of the jar only: 5.25 in
Diameter at the lip: 2.625 in
Diameter at the base: 3.25 in
Search Terms Ball jars
Muncie
Delaware County
Ball Brothers Glass Manufacturing Company
Subjects Canning
Glass
Glass industry
Glassworking
Food preservation
Jars
Businesses
Industry
Manufacturing
Products
Home food processing
Classification Business & Commerce
Glass
Industries
Manufacturing
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