Question: Are old blue mason jars worth anything?

Nowadays, you can even buy a big flat of Mason jars for pretty cheap at your local craft or household goods store — but the older ones can fetch much higher prices. Typically, the smaller or more common antique jars can go for about $20 apiece, but the more rare versions can sell for as much as $300.

Can you use old blue mason jars?

They are well used and that is ok as long as they are in good condition. The ones that you might be more careful with are vintage or antique canning jars.

How much are Ball Perfect Mason jars worth?

An antique Ball brand perfect Mason jar sold on eBay for about $80, likely because its deep olive green color is relatively rare. According to Country Living, an upside-down Ball canning jar designed to rest on its lid is relatively rare and made between 1900 and 1910. Its valued at about $1,000.

Can you use old Mason jars?

If youre planning on canning, you can reuse your purpose-made glass jars and screw bands, as long as theyre in good condition. The metal snap lids, on the other hand, are made to be used once. Once the gummy, rubbery seal on the lid is heated and cooled, it cant make the same quality of seal again.

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