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Eyeglasses case

Description

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

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1870-1900
Inscriptions
Stamped on top of flap: ""MEYROWITZ BRO'S/ OPTICIANS/ 297 4TH AVE./ N.Y."" Printed on underside of flap: ""W.A.T.""
Associated Building
Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
leather
Object type
Personal Gear
Places
New York state (United States)
Descriptive terms
accessories
CASE, EYEGLASSES
eyeglass cases
leather
Leather
People and organizations
Meyrowitz Brothers
Dimensions
5 x 1.5 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.2060
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
17927

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