Steel, horn, glass; pasteboard
Case: 1/2 x 5 x 1 1/2 in. ( 1.3 x 12.7 x 3.8 cm )
Overall (spectacles closed): 1 1/2 x 4 3/4 x 3/4 in. (3.8 x 12.1 x
written: on tag with object: "MARGUERITE WEIDENMAN/MAR. 13 1947"
"Martin's Margins" spectacles with steel frames; circular lenses with margin of horn around perimeter; "C" bridge and double-hinged (Ayscough type) temples with elongated loops at ends (left temple missing from second hinge to end). Two-piece oval pasteboard case with pointed ends; embossed decoration of small diamonds.
Gift of Marguerite Weidenman, 1947
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