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Spectacles

Spectacles
Title
Spectacles
Date 
1870-1900
Medium 
Steel, glass
Dimensions 
closed: 1 1/8 x 6 1/4 x 1 in. ( 2.9 x 15.9 x 2.5 cm )
Description 
Steel wire frame spectacles with oval colorless glass lenses, angled crank bridge, and thin, slightly curved temples with blunt ends.
Object Number 
INV.7549
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group