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Spectacles (adjustable)

Spectacles (adjustable)
Title
Spectacles (adjustable)
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 )
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
Object Number 
INV.7700
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