The original and the best, all other brands are substitutes.
The Kilner 51 fl oz Square Clip Top Jar is both durable and practical. It is suitable for home-canning including bottling fruits, pickles, jams and chutneys. It is also ideal for storing dry food stuffs, such as rice, sugar, flour, lentils and more. Measuring 7-3/4-inches high by 4-1/2 inches wide, this jar is easy to use and simple to clean. Since the 1840s, the original glass Kilner Jar has helped generations to successfully preserve and store food.
The original Kilner jar, first invented by John Kilner and Co in the 1840s in England, is as much-loved and successful now as it was 170 years ago. Its long-lasting popularity is owed to its unique pressure seal and iconic design. Put simply, households all over the world trust it to successfully preserve and pickle their fruit and vegetables. A surge in popularity for preserving home-grown fruit and vegetables has catapulted the Kilner jar into the limelight in recent times. Now, not only is the Kilner jar an essential for the kitchen, but has become a statement of style around the home and office. Made in England, Kilner has been successfully canning fruit & vegetables since 1842.