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Spectacles

Spectacles
Title
Spectacles
Date 
1840-1870
Medium 
Metal, glass
Dimensions 
closed: 1 7/8 x 5 x 1/2 in. ( 4.8 x 12.7 x 1.3 cm )
Description 
Spectacles with metal (possibly silver) frame, octagonal colorless glass lenses, crank bridge, and temples with loops at the end.
Credit Line 
Gift of Deacon Murphy, 1949
Object Number 
INV.7715
Marks 
handwritten in pencil: on paper tag: "GIFT OF / DEACON / MURPHY / 1949"
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group