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Store display

Object Number: 
2002.1.3459
Date: 
1890-1920
Medium: 
Glass
Dimensions: 
11 3/4 x 5 in. diameter
Description: 
A clear glass counter top octagonal display jar with a large fitted glass stopper shaped like a keystone and embossed on two sides with a letter "H", on one side with a key, and on the other with a symbol of a keystone crossed by a key encircled by the words "H.J. Heinz/ Pittsburg. [sic] U.S.A." Probably a pickle jar.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Bella C. Landauer
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group