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2006.44.1584 (RS102653)

Description

Glass jar with small round handle. One half gallon. Red sicker label on front. Label is red with gold trim and a white circle in center with blue lettering. Company seal of an eagle and lions in gold.

Details

Maker
S.S. Pierce Co.
Inscriptions
"S.S.P.CO./PURITAS/ ET CURA/ ESTABLISHED 1831/INCORPRATEDM1894/REG. U.S./PAT/OFF." (printed)
"OVERLAND/SIDER VINEGAR/AGED IN WOOD/MADE FROM FRESH APPLES/ACIDITY MORE THAN 4%/CONTENTS 1/2 GALLON/BOTTLED BY/ S.S. PIERCE CO./ BOSTON" (printed)
"OVERLAND CIDER VINEGAR IS AGED IN WOOD FOR TWO YEARS/ON A NEW ENGLAND FARM WHICH HAS SPECIALIZED IN THE/PRODUCTION OF HIGH GRADE CIDER VINEGAR SICNE 1835" (printed)
"ONE HALF GAL." (Molded)
"202 11" (Molded)
Associated Building
Original to Phillips House (Salem, Mass.).
Material
glass (material)
Object type
Container
Places
Boston (Suffolk county, Massachusetts)
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
glass (material)
Jar
jars
Dimensions
10.25 (H), 4.5 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
2006.44.1584
Credit Line
Gift of the Stephen Phillips Memorial Charitable Trust for Historic Preservation
GUSN
197895

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