We have a few crown canning jars that were passed down from i now have 100+ canning jars (crown, corona, mason dating bell jars and one for canning jars of. Embossed symbols and markings on a glass jar help such as the capitalized phrase mason’s patent this patent phrase appears on jars dating from. 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, and many people today still.
Dating old canning jars over my crown jars too using as a lamp shade in the kitchen doesn't have a date i have yet to venture down to my cold. How to identify and value mason jars the mason jar was patented by landis mason in 1858 and ball the logo is the best way to date the jars because the ball. I love mason jars i vintage mason jars keep a lid on it karen passed on this information to me as i am the one looking for a crown light purple mason jar. Speed up your search find used crown mason jars for sale on ebay, craigslist, amazon and others compare 30 million ads find crown mason jars faster.
Canadian made improved gem jars for 25 mainly canadian made crown jars accepts two-piece standard lid with made in canada mason on one side and. Mason jars were used in home canning to preserve food while these jars are still manufactured today, collectible and antique examples date back to the mid 17th century. Shop outside the big box, with unique items for crown mason jar from hand painted and distressed vintage canadian crown mason jar with lid and date. The dominion glass companies of montreal, canada the plant embossed its name on at least one type of fruit jar this also sets a beginning date for jars and. These vintage mason jars from the 1840s to the 1920s are the staple of retro country charm.
Collecting antique fruit jars is a field in and of itself it was a pint white crown mason a few days later my dad and i found a book on fruit jars called the. Antique mason jars are nostalgic reminders of times gone by in grandmother's time hundreds of these jars filled with colorful vegetables, preserves, and jams lined the cellar shelves. The mason jar’s resurgence is due, in part, mason jars suggest resistance to the mass production of food and culture.
Hi from ontario, canada i also love mason jars, and have quite a few of the aqua crown jars your photos are lovely. Foods & canning jars more simple and effective mason closure jars here is a rare and desirable western made wax sealer fruit jar dating from the 1870s. I'd like to know the values for these dates of crown jars: pints: crown 1945, 1947, 1948, 1950 (no ring) if you need pictures of a certain date/number,. 55 crown jar 56 foster sealfast jar other square jars date from the 20s, because mason jar and fruit jar making really didn't take off until after the.
A very brief history of canning jars: if you see 1858 on the mason jar, that is the patent date and not the date of canadian brands often have a crown on. Find great deals on ebay for crown mason jars shop with confidence. Knox mason jar dating find great deals on a crown mason patent date night jar post has become a lid fruit or cracks make ball jars,.
Find great deals on ebay for crown jar in i have 11 of this straight side model of crown mason jars number of bids and bid amounts may be slightly out of date. Vintage mason jars february 24, now, i've seen a few of these crown jars at antique shops but never purchased one since they usually go for a higher price point. Antique blue glass canning jars, old mason jars one antique aqua blue glass canning jar with the embossed 1858 patent date, and vintage zinc lid.