Spectacle case

Made:
1801-1900 in Europe

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Tortoiseshell spectacle case with button catch and metal collar, the lid lined with red velvet but the velvet from the collar missing, unsigned, Europe, 1801-1900

Details

Category:
Optics
Object Number:
1921-806/4
Materials:
steel (metal), textile, tortoiseshell and wood (unidentified)
type:
spectacle case
taxonomy:
  • furnishing and equipment
  • tools & equipment
  • eyeglass