• Jars
Lot 508

ASSORTED MASON'S PATENT MIDGET FRUIT JARS, LOT OF SIX

Estimate: $100 - $200
Sold for
$343.75
Sold Price includes BP

Bid Increments

Price Bid Increment
$0 $10
$200 $25
$500 $50
$1,000 $100
$3,000 $250
$5,000 $500
$10,000 $1,000
$30,000 $2,500
$50,000 $5,000
$100,000 $10,000

ASSORTED MASON'S PATENT MIDGET FRUIT JARS, LOT OF SIX, aqua pints, each with Nov 30th 1858 patent date, comprising five with HFJCo. / Hero Cross embossed at reverse, and one without is instead embossed "MASON'S / 2 / PATENT" at front, five of the six with appropriate midget zinc lids and inserts, four of the five lids being lugged, each jar with factory-ground rim. Fourth quarter 19th century. 5 3/4" HOA.

Condition

Jars each generally very good or excellent condition with typical roughness or flaking at rims, a couple with a chip; two milk glass inserts cracked; two zinc lids each with a moderate age crack/separation.

Collection of the late Al and Billy Steidel, Alexandria, VA.