Jar

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

GUSN

GUSN-197895

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

Descriptive Terms

jars
glass (material)
Jar

Inscription

"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.),

Maker

S.S. Pierce Co.

Dimensions

10.25 (H), 4.5 (diameter) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of the Stephen Phillips Memorial Charitable Trust for Historic Preservation

Accession Number

2006.44.1584

Places

Massachusetts (United States)
Boston (Suffolk county, Massachusetts)