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Opera Glasses

2004.23.1.1 (RS219582)

Description

Leather and brass opera glasses. Glass lenses. Plastic accents.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1910-1940
Inscriptions
"CHAs. W. Kennard & Co./ BOSTON" (Etched)
Material
Bakelite (TM)
brass (alloy)
glass (material)
leather
Object type
Personal Gear; Personal Assistive Artifacts
Places
Boston (Suffolk county, Massachusetts)
Massachusetts (United States)
Paris (Ville de Paris department, Île-de-France, France)
Descriptive terms
accessories
Bakelite (TM)
brass (alloy)
Device, Vision
glass (material)
Glass, Opera
leather
opera glasses
Dimensions
2 1/4 x 4 1/2 x 2 3/4 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
2004.23.1.1
Credit Line
Gift of Jane Stahl
GUSN
193900
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