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Mason Jar with cover

1991.410AB (RS21013)

Description

Pressed, blue-green colored canning jar with screw-on zinc cover.

Details

Maker
Ball Brothers Company (Manufacturer)
Date
1858
Inscriptions
Molded on front: MASON'S/PATENT NOV.30th/1858 Inside cover: GENUINE ZINC CAP/FOR BALL MASON JARS
Associated Building
Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.).
Material
glass (material)
pressing
zinc
Object type
Container
Descriptive terms
covers (closures)
Glass
glass (material)
JAR
jars
Pressed
pressing
Zinc
zinc
Dimensions
7 (H), 3.75 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1991.410AB
Credit Line
Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little
GUSN
2389

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