They once stored preserved apricots, cherries and cucumbers, but our antique glass jars now serve as decorative vessels with a unique history. Hand-blown by artisans in Eastern European villages, the jars bear the quirks, character and appealing imperfections of vintage handcrafted glass. Antique jars, crafted between 1900 and 1940. Originally used for canning fruits and vegetables. Hand-blown clear glass has a greenish tinge. Each jar is a unique vintage piece, and sizes are approximate. Watertight; ideal for displaying fresh or faux flowers, or colorful objects. Decorative use only.