Spectacles (adjustable)

Object Number: 
INV.7700
Date: 
1800-1840
Medium: 
Gold, glass
Dimensions: 
closed: 1 x 5 x 1 1/2 in. ( 2.5 x 12.7 x 3.8 cm )
Marks: 
handwritten in pencil: on paper tag: "GIFT OF / DEACON / MURPHY / 1949"
Description: 
Gold wire rim spectacles with quadrangular colorless glass lenses and crank bridge; thin, curved temples with loop at ends.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Deacon Murphy, 1949
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group