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Spectacles

Object Number: 
1923.84
Date: 
1830-1880
Medium: 
Brass, glass
Dimensions: 
closed: 1 x 4 7/8 x 1 in. ( 2.5 x 12.4 x 2.5 cm )
Description: 
Brass wire frame spectacles with quadrangular colorless glass lenses and crank bridge; temples with loop-to-loop sliders.
Credit Line: 
Gift of E. H. Sauer
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group