Pair of spectacles in case

Made:
1850-1900 in Europe
maker:
Unknown

Pair of yellow-tinted spectacles with part of an arm missing and one lense cracked, in case with hinged lid, opening from the end, unsigned, Europe, 1850-1900

Details

Category:
Optics
Object Number:
1928-855
Materials:
horn, steel (metal), tortoiseshell, wood
Measurements:
case: 15 mm x 125 mm x 33 mm,
spctacles: 12 mm x 27 mm x 110 mm,
type:
spectacles
taxonomy:
  • furnishing and equipment
  • tools & equipment
  • eyeglass
credit:
Court, Thomas Henry
status:
Permanent collection

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