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Eyeglasses case

Description

Brown leather glasses case, oblong w/ flap over opening. Tongue of flap fits into slit in case front.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1870-1900
Inscriptions
Stamped on front of case: ""HOWLAND & HAYDEN/ JEWELERS & OPTICIANS/ FRONT ST. BATH ME.""
Associated Building
Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
leather
Object type
Personal Gear
Places
Maine (United States)
Descriptive terms
accessories
CASE, EYEGLASSES
eyeglass cases
leather
Leather
People and organizations
Howland & Hayden
Dimensions
1.5 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.2047
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
17914

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