Spectacles: metal frame, smoked quartz; hinged extensi

Made:
1770-1850 in Europe
maker:
Unknown

Pair of smoked quartz spectacles in metal frame with folding arms, one arm broken, unsigned, Europe, 1770-1850.

Details

Category:
Optics
Object Number:
1918-39
Materials:
brass (copper, zinc alloy), nickel plated and quartz
type:
spectacles
taxonomy:
  • furnishing and equipment
  • tools & equipment
  • eyeglass
credit:
Court, Thomas Henry