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They are commonly seen for sale at antique malls, farm auctions, flea markets, yard sales, and on online auction sites.
The Ball Perfect Mason was a brand of glass fruit jar (canning jar) made by the Ball Bros. Glass jars with this embossed marking probably constitute the most popular jar for home canning ever produced in the United States.
(See “Ball Brothers Glass Company” page, for a brief summary of that glass company).
The company, which had been founded by Henry Schram in 1904, was first known as the Schram Automatic Sealer Company, after its patented jar of the same name that used a side-sealing metal lid.
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For urban families, Mason Jars allowed excess fruits and vegetables to be preserved for use later.