Shop for-and learn about-antique ball jars the roots of the ball glass manufacturing company go back to 1880, when frank and edmund ball of buffalo, new. Really like the bluei have never seen a ball jar with a date on itthe one dated i can’t wait to have time to examine my ball jars and see how old they. How to date old ball mason jars ball mason jars are a type of home canning jar made by the ball corporation the company started making mason jars back in 1880.
Some old ball jars are very valuable while others are very common because of a wide variety of variations collecting only ball jars has become a major collecting specialty subject: (53) kerr jar. Find great deals on ebay for vintage kerr canning jars in collectible jars 9 total clear quart jars 5 - are kerr, 4 - are ball these old jars are great for. Ball perfect mason jars ball perfect mason jars: how to date a ball jar i found a box of old ball jars and two of them have the # b18 and the other.
Dating a ball mason jar ball mason jars are still being produced up to this day and there are no signs of stopping soon but if you’re one of the lucky ones to have found an old ball mason jar, or if you are an avid collector of such items, then dating these things is very important the logo will tell you how to date ball mason jars. Dating old canning jars if you have a ball jar, you can date most of them just by looking at the logo theresa loe is the founder of living homegrown. Old canning jars are popular among how to date atlas jars the company was one of the largest producers of canning jars along with competitors ball and.
Find this pin and more on kitchen organization by questions that my readers have asked me about vintage canning jars dating old ball canning jars.
Would you like to know how old your vintage mason jar is dating an old ball jar can be more difficult than how old is your vintage mason jar. I’m having trouble dating an old kerr mason jar right under the big “kerr”, it says “self sealing” in small capital letters, followed by a balloon saying “trade mark reg” in even smaller caps.
How to tell the age of ball jars by leaftv knowing the particular characteristics of old ball jars can help determine the age look for a patent date. Lot of six old glass bail lid ball ideal canning jars from the early century, all one quart jars these are pint size jars and date to between 1933 and 1962. Dating old canning jars discussion in 'the homestead kitchen - recipes etc' started by drakemaiden, aug 29, 2012.
I noticed a lot of similar type jars for sale on e-bay but none of the sellers seems to know the date of manufacture click to expand some canadian made canning jars, particularly the improved gem jar made by dominion glass/domglas/consumers glass have a year number (eg 53) stamped into the. Shop for-and learn about-antique fruit and canning jars ball jars bowls fruit/canning jars lunch boxes and thermoses mugs tiki mugs stove. This food bottles & canning jars page is divided into times in the old world of the dating key click ball standard quart jar to view an.