I'll leave cleaning to new owner. . It has grease/tar and dirt on and in it and appears to be made of brass? (a magnet does not stick to it and it looks like the others on ebay are said to be brass). The top has the script Ford and made in U.S.A. and it has inside threads. It stands about 2" high and has a bottom diameter across the opening of about 2 1/4" I do not see any cracks or repairs on the piece.
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