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Ball Perfect Mason jar
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Details

Object ID 000197

Object Name Ball Perfect Mason jar

Object Desc This half-gallon size blue glass mason jar, says, "Ball Perfect Mason." The metal lid says, "Boyd's Genuine Porcelain Lined Cap." The bottom ofthe jar is stamped with the number 2.

Collection General Collection

Accession # CMY000087a-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 mason jars,Ball Brothers Glass Mfg. Co.,canning,jars,


Title Ball Perfect Mason jar

Description This half-gallon size blue glass mason jar, says, "Ball Perfect Mason." The metal lid says, "Boyd's Genuine Porcelain Lined Cap." The bottom ofthe jar is stamped with the number 2.

Collector

Approx Collection Date

Height 9.25

Length 0

Width 0

Depth 0

Diameter 4.5

Circumference 0

Weight 0

Unit of Measure Inches/ounces

Dimension Details The lids dimensions are 3 inches, by .8 of an inch deep.

Quantity 1

Material

Site

Site Details

Place of Origin

Maker Ball Brothers Company

Maker Details Began production of glass by machine in 1900. Was popular until the 1950's.

Maker Mark

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Image Caption CMY000087a-b

Description

Conditions

Date FEB 4,2013

Summary Very Good

Assessor Hannah Lartz

Notes The jar is perfect, no issues. The lid is very yellowed, and dirty around where the metal meets the porcelain.


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