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Eyeglasses and case

1998.2053AB (RS24331)

Description

Pair of wire gold-colored horn-rimmed glasses in brown leather case w/ a hinged lid. Case is lined in dark green velvet. Lenses are bi-focal. A= Glasses B= Case

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1910-1930
Inscriptions
Printed on paper card inside case: ""Guarantee Certificate/ DONALD F. PREBLE/ OPTOMETRIST/ 15 CENTER STREET, BATH MAINE""
Associated Building
Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
glass (material)
leather
Object type
Personal Gear
Places
Maine (United States)
Descriptive terms
accessories
eyeglass cases
eyeglasses
EYEGLASSES
Glass
glass (material)
Leather
leather
People and organizations
Donald F. Preble
Dimensions
1.75 x 4.125 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.2053AB
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
17920

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