Opera glasses in pouch

Opera glasses in pouch
Title
Opera glasses in pouch
Date 
1860-1890
Medium 
Brass, enamel, glass, plastic, silk
Dimensions 
Overall: 7 3/4 x 6 5/8 x 2 1/4 in. ( 19.7 x 16.8 x 5.7 cm )
Description 
Opera glasses with casing made of black-enameled brass and eyepiece rims of dark brown plastic; in black velvet drawstring pouch with brown silk lining.
Credit Line 
Gift of Miss Lucille de Luze Foley
Object Number 
1941.739ab
Marks 
engraved: on bridge (between eyepieces): "8 Verres"
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group