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Kerr Mason Jar
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Details

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

Alternate ID

General Category History

Category Glassware

Source

Source Category Found In Collection

Accession Date JAN 1,1991

Credit/Acknowledgement

Location H. Grafman Grocery Exhibit

Object Date

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.

Collector

Approx Collection Date

Height 7

Length 0

Width 0

Depth 0

Diameter 3.75

Circumference 0

Weight 0

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.

Quantity 1

Material

Site

Site Details

Place of Origin

Maker Kerr

Maker Details Company founded in 1903, creator of wide mouth jars, and two piece ring and lid system.

Maker Mark

Images

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Image Caption CMY000084a-b

Description

Conditions

Date FEB 4,2013

Summary Good

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.


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