dating kazahstan - Dating kerr canning jars

The company started making mason jars back in 1880, and many people today still use these for canning, or like to collect the jars as a hobby.

(They also produced large quantities of other types of glass containers, especially in later years).

Their most famous and important fruit jar in the early years was their “Kerr – Economy” jar, made in large quantities at their plants in Altoona, KS and Sand Springs, OK.

Luckily, there are some tips and tricks you can use to determine an approximate age for your jar.

First check the logo, which changed fairly frequently until about 1962.

Click here to go to the Glass Bottle Marks pages (page one).