Object ID 000193
Object Name Kerr Mason Jar
Object Desc Round based, "Kerr "Self Sealing" Mason." In a box it says, "Trade Mark Reg." The lid is a metal Ball lid. The bottom is stamped with a 15. It's clear glass.
Collection General Collection
Accession # CMY000084a-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 Round based, "Kerr "Self Sealing" Mason." In a box it says, "Trade Mark Reg." The lid is a zinc metal Ball lid. The bottom is stamped with a 15. It's clear glass.
Approx Collection Date
Unit of Measure Inches/ounces
Dimension Details Lid is 3 inches in diameter, 1 inch deep. The jar is round and has a diameter of 3.75 inches.
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 The jar is clean and in excellent condition. The metal lid has some corroding, inside and out, but overall is still in good shape.