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    Wrong spelling. Rare or fake old kerr mason jar.

    Does anyone know if there were oopsies made by Kerr that might rare and valuable.
    I would like to show pic but don't know how from LG phone.
    Last edited by Antiquenewby; 02-12-2018 at 02:00 AM. Reason: Trying to attach pic but don't know how.

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    Need a picture but there were numerous (translated 1000's+) variations in fruit jars due to the way they were produced in the early years not all of those are considered Rare.

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    Here it is. Notice it says "Sell Sealing" not SELF Sealing. I have never seen anything mis-spelled before. It looks like it is also in the early days of molding glass bottles.
    Thanks again for any input. I am a babe in the woods at this point and am starting to learn a lot about mostly Mason jars and there differences.

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    This is a known error jar. There were many other in the Kerr line. It doesn't add a great deal of value but some collectors seek them.
    Jim S.
    Collect: 1/4 & 1/2 Oz Pharm / Drugs - 1 Oz "Stand Up" Pharms - WAW-WAW anything - Santa Ana, CA & Coeur d' Alene, ID bottles. TRADES available

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    Thank you very much Jim S.



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