Mason Jars celebrate 100-year anniversary.
March 4, 2013 -
Created to celebrate 100-year anniversary of first true Perfect Mason pint jar, Ball Heritage Collection Mason Jars are tinted with antique blue and have Ball logo embossed on front with 100-year anniversary dates embossed on back. Pint jars are packaged in vintage style tray carton, which holds six 16 oz regular mouth jars with bands and lids. Jars are suited for home canning or as collector's item.
|Original Press Release |
Fillmore Container, Inc.
2315 Norman Rd.
Lancaster, PA, 17601
Fillmore Container Introduces the Ball Limited Edition Heritage Mason Jar
Lancaster, PA – The release of the New Ball Heritage Collection is coming to Fillmore Container. These lovely vintage style Mason jars were created to celebrate the 100-year anniversary of the first true Perfect Mason pint jar. In 1913, the Ball brothers launched the first true Perfect Mason jar, and 2013 will mark the anniversary of this iconic jar.
The heritage jars are tinted with the antique blue of the original Perfect Mason jar. The Ball logo is embossed on the front with the 100-year anniversary dates embossed on the back of the glass jar. The pint jars are packaged in a vintage style tray carton, which holds 6 (16-ounce) regular mouth jars with bands and lids.
According to Ball, these jars are the first in a line of upcoming limited edition jars, perfect for home canning, or as a coveted collector’s item.
The limited edition New Ball Heritage Collection may be pre-ordered from Fillmore Container. The jars are expected to be in stock in March 8, 2013.
About Fillmore Container
Fillmore Container, formed in 1995 and based in Lancaster, PA, is a distributor of packaging products and candle making supplies. Its mission is to offer the best selection, price and service for quality glass containers including food containers, closures, canning accessories, candle containers, candle wax, fragrance oils, candle wicks, and candle accessories. Fillmore Container is dedicated to supplying the best price, service and logistical support for packaging needs. Products are suitable for food & beverage, drug & pharmaceutical, and cosmetic applications. www.fillmorecontainer.com
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Why is the date on the jar not 1913 - 2013?
Donna on Aug 6, 2013 10:20
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Please tell me why the date on the jars is 1913 to 1915 is that a miss print. Thanks
By Ruthann on Oct 9, 2013 20:03