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Eyeglasses and case

Description

Rectangular small black leather glasses case containing pince-nez glasses w/ gold nose support. Case has a central snap w/ a hinged top. Lined in purple plush. A= Glasses B= Case

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1875-1900
Inscriptions
Stamped on bottom of case: ""ESTAB. 1875/ E.B. Meyrowitz/ 104 EAST 23D ST./ 125 WEST 42D ST./ 650 MADISON AVE.""
Associated Building
Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
glass (material)
leather
Object type
Personal Gear
Places
New York state (United States)
Descriptive terms
accessories
eyeglass cases
eyeglasses
EYEGLASSES
Glass
glass (material)
Leather
leather
People and organizations
E.B. Meyrowitz
Dimensions
1.5 x 3.875 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.2050AB
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
17917

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