Artists' aid (Claude glasses), glass pocket viewer

Made:
1801-1820 in Europe
maker:
Unknown

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Artists' aid (Claude glasses), glass pocket viewer with four coloured glasses (brown, yellow, blue and violet), unknown maker, Europe, 1801-1820

Details

Category:
Optics
Object Number:
1928-890/1
Materials:
brass (copper, zinc alloy), copper (alloy), glass, metal (unknown), tortoiseshell
Measurements:
overall closed: 20 mm x 30 mm x 65 mm, ,
overall open: 22 mm x 65 mm x 105 mm, , .025kg
type:
optical drawing aid - claude glass
taxonomy:
  • furnishing and equipment
  • tools & equipment
  • optical drawing aid
status:
Permanent collection

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