Re: Fruit Jars

Wed Jan 30, 2013 11:25 am

The old bronze beavers are rare up here.

Re: Fruit Jars

Thu Feb 14, 2013 6:30 pm

here are the lids I was talking about
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Re: Fruit Jars

Thu Feb 14, 2013 7:21 pm

I remember the older ones were made of zinc.

Re: Fruit Jars

Thu Feb 14, 2013 9:39 pm

Those lids used a rubber sealing ring that the lower skirt compressed against the flange of the jar. The girls used the glass insert from discarded ones as "playhouse" dishes.

Re: Fruit Jars

Thu Feb 14, 2013 9:41 pm

Yes, they were red here