Object ID 000191
Object Name Kerr Mason Jar
Object Desc "Kerr Self-Sealing Mason," "Trade Mark Reg." Base is square with rounded corners. Lid is a Ball Co. zinc lid. Clear glass, bottom stamped 505, 20, and AHK.
Collection General Collection
Accession # CMY000085a-b
General Category History
Source Category Found In Collection
Accession Date JAN 1,1991
Location H. Grafman Grocery Exhibit
Start Year Range
End Year Range
Status On Exhibit
Object Keywords Kerr Glass Mfg.,mason jars,jars,canning,
Title Kerr Mason Jar
Description "Kerr Self-Sealing Mason," "Trade Mark Reg." Base is square with rounded corners. Lid is a Ball Co. zinc lid. Clear glass, bottom stamped 505, 20, & "AHK".
Approx Collection Date
Unit of Measure Inches/ounces
Dimension Details The lid has a 3 inch diameter, and a 1 inch depth.
Place of Origin
Maker Details Company founded in 1903, creator of wide mouth jars, and two piece ring and lid system.
Date FEB 4,2013
Assessor Hannah Lartz
Notes Jar is excellent condition. A little dirty but no damage. The lid is corroding alittle, inside and out, but it's too bad.