The jars usually have the lid that is two pieces and the top has a rubber linner inside and the other part is threaded to screw on.
Just make sure to follow the directions to safely do it.
You don't add any additional liquid to the tomatoes. Based on the food either a pressure canner or water bath canner are used. The number on the bottom usually represents the number of the glass blower.
Are you familiar with the date of something like this? Hi Andrew, I will answer via your second post yes, astrology they both went through. How do you know when a ball canning jar is old enough to be a collectable? Perhaps someone can shed more light on this question. This helps to see any bad spots that may be hidden inside the tomato. What is the value of old canning jar with midland mason on it? Lisa, the majority of Hazel-Atlas tableware is unmarked.
The discovered jar was clear glass, rather than opal white, like your jar.