Hazel-Atlas eventually grew to become one of the largest glass manufacturing firms in the world, probably second in the United States, behind Owens-Illinois Glass Company with 14 glass plants operating simultaneously.
The Plainfield plant was later sold to A. I have noticed "Dating hazel atlas jars" listed for sale by dealers and sellers at antique malls, flea markets and other venues such as ebay with labels indicating Anchor Hocking. Codes on bases of H-A bottles: Many of the Hazel-Atlas containers I have seen do not conform exactly to this chart, but this might be of some help in interpreting the markings on some of their products.
Dating hazel atlas jars is probably from a trade publication of the s: Chart of Hazel-Atlas base codes on containers, courtesy of fruitjar. Some patterns were also made in blue and, in a few cases, amethyst. Most of these were made during the early and mid s. See What is Depression Glass? Ovide was produced in many of the Platonite colors, especially into the
Dating hazel atlas jars. This dates from sometime in the ss.
A variety of designs were made. For the definitive Hazel-Atlas Glass Company collectors site, try checking out this link: Click here to go to my Home Page.
Many old Hazel-Atlas bottle and jar bases may be found among beach glass. Click here to see my page on Artificially Purpled Glass. I was recently gifted an Atlas Mason jar however it has a metal ring around it that I am not sure what the use was or if it even belongs on it. Would love to find out more of info. Came off the Seattle Georgetown Manufacturing Plant.
I found a hazel atlas pint jar. It has the big H and small A. It has a item number on it and a number 5 under the H A. The glass lid had a metal fastener that is not wire. It is like a clamp style lever action. No other marks on it.
Looking for any information. Hello, I found two gallon size jars at an old whiskey still site in the GA mountains. The whiskey stills had been destroyed by what looks like axes and dynamite. The jars have markings on the bottom with the letter H and a capital letter A Dating hazel atlas jars the lower half of the H which I determined to be Hazel Atlas. The jars are clear glass around the barrel with the bottom 2 inches and the top 4 inches being a rough textured semi clear glass.
Each jar does have the seam that runs the full length of the jar indicating they were manufactured in a mold. I surmise they were used to contain and haul the product from the whiskey still and I was wondering approximately how old the jars are?
Thanks and I really like your site, very informative. Hazel-Atlas made huge quantities of jars and many of them carry a catalog number. Oftentimes the same type of jar would have been made for many years. From what I am finding online, this is Dating hazel atlas jars a Hazel Atlas bottle, does anyone know what the purpose is? Is it from an ant poison container? I
Dating hazel atlas jars Hazel Atlas made commercial jars and bottles. Looking for information about a quart size canning jar that has a twisted metal wire holding on the metal locking handle for a glass topped jar.
There is a small on the jar near the bottom rim Looks like the TF combined was Hazel Atlas I have a clear glass covered dish with the HA symbol. It has a metal top. In the middle of the metal lid, there is a Dating hazel atlas jars oval drawing of a man playing a guitar with a woman listening. Are you familiar with the date of something like this?
Perhaps a reader will recognize it, and have more information on the approximate date it was produced. Good Morning, a friend found a Hazel Atlas white ribbed Skippy peanut butter jar. I have looked on the web and can only find two images. Does anyone know the years these were produced.
The bottle is 4. The neck is small and short. The front and back faces of the bottle are flat, "Dating hazel atlas jars" the sides are slightly rounded.
I am thinking it is some sort of cosmetic bottle? Do you have any ideas? I found what I belive is an Atlas EZ seal lightning jar with the glass lid and wire, but seal is spelled Seae. Do you know of any jars with possible typos or could it be something else? Danielle, that is an example of a mold engraving error. Hi David, Thanks for sharing your knowledge! I have
Dating hazel atlas jars general question: During what years did HA make canning jars, specifically pint jars?
Just wondered if production only ended when they went out of business or sooner Thanks, Amy. Amy, they made canning jars the entire time they were in business. I am assuming most, if not all, of their jars were continued to be made until Hazel-Atlas had been bought out by Dating hazel atlas jars Can Company in On the bottom it has a k and 9.
Do you happen to have any information, other than it was made in ohio. I was hoping someone could provide information about a glass cookie jar that was handed down to me.
The lid also is part red. The lid has a circular handle and is the same color red. There is a similar cookie jar here but clear… https: I am certain this type of red glass paint has a specific name. Any info this community may have would be greatly appreciated.
Wow, thanks for sharing your passion! Looks like more cool stuff to keep an eye out for at the flea markets! Tim F Ames, IA. When researching old Atlas jars, all the Mason jars that seem to be made by them for use as actual re-usable Mason jars for home canning actually seem to have looked quite different. The jars fit the usual canning lids, and so I bought this brand to keep the jars for canning.
Then they changed the lid size so they no longer fit the regular size canning jar lids. I wrote to the company about it. Then, about two years ago, I got a letter from them stating that they were bringing back the old lid size on jars with the green metal lids. Indeed, those jars do fit the canning lids. And the new stuff cannot take the same temperature extremes as the old stuff or the new, borosilicate glass PYREX sold in europe.
I still keep my classico jars, and I use them for storing herbs and such. Sometimes I use them for dry oven canning. I have a small milk glass tapered jar with the HA mark on the bottom. It has a metal screw on lid that says Dr. I assume you have already searched google. You might try using different search queries.
Varying the exact wording as Co. This is a jar of Dr. It is fairly common, and is of interest to me because it is identical in many respects to the jar found on the island of Nikumororo by the International Group for Historic Aircraft Recovery.
This artifact jar was thought to belong to Amelia Earhart. The discovered jar was clear glass, rather than opal white, like your jar. We have been unable to find any examples whatever matching our Hazel-Atlas stamped translucent jar of identical geometry to yours. Be cautious if any solids remain, as the product contained high levels of mercury. This product actually worked, although it was toxic, as mercury inhibits melanin formation in the skin.
Here is our technical report on the artifact jar. A partial history of the Dr. Berry company is given in the report. Hazel-Atlas Glass Company ~ bottles, jars, marks, history, summary, as well as canning jars (fruit jars) including the ATLAS jars for general household use;.
Wayne, I don't have details on the date coding system used by Hazel-Atlas in the. Look for jars embossed with the Atlas name in raised lettering. Take note of any dates or other information on the jars.
The Hazel-Atlas. Once the largest glass manufacturer in the world, Hazel-Atlas grew out of the Hazel. founded in to make opal glass liners for the zinc caps of Mason jars.