Spectacles

Made:
1865-1875 in Unknown place
maker:
Unknown
Spectacles

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Spectacles
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Gold-plated brass spectacles with oval lenses and curl earpieces.

Details

Category:
Ophthalmology
Object Number:
Y1999.36.14
Materials:
brass (copper, zinc alloy), glass and gold plated (gilded)
Measurements:
overall (folded): 20 mm x 112 mm x 63 mm,
type:
spectacles
taxonomy:
  • furnishing and equipment
  • tools & equipment
  • eyeglass
credit:
Mr. G.W. Colebrook