Folding opera glasses, French patent, in velvet case

Made:
1850-1950 in Europe
maker:
Unknown

Folding opera glasses, French patent, in purple velvet case, unsigned, Europe, 1850-1950

Details

Category:
Optics
Object Number:
1990-286
Materials:
brass (copper, zinc alloy), glass, leather, velvet, wood (unidentified)
Measurements:
case: 122 mm 50 mm,
opera glasses: 11 mm 35 mm,
type:
opera glasses
taxonomy:
  • furnishing and equipment
  • tools & equipment
  • binoculars
  • component - object
  • instrument component
  • furnishing and equipment
  • tools & equipment
credit:
Christie's South Kensington Limited
status:
Permanent collection

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