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Opera glasses in pouch

Object Number: 
1941.739ab
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 )
Marks: 
engraved: on bridge (between eyepieces): "8 Verres"
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
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group