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Jar

Artist: J. C. Waelde (active North Bay, New York, 1851-1876)

Date: 1851-1876
Medium: Stoneware
Dimensions:
Overall: 10 1/8 × 11 11/16in. (25.7 × 29.7cm)
Markings: Impressed: "J.C. WAELDE. / NORTH. BAY / 3"
Credit Line: Museum Purchase with funds from the Sarah T. Norris Fund
Object number: 80.56
Label Text
Catharine Beecher and Harriet Beecher Stow advised in The New Housekeeper’s Manual (1873), “Preserves and Jellies should be kept in glass or stone, in a cool, dry place, well sealed, or tied with bladder covers. If properly made, and thus put up, they will never ferment.”