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Opera Glasses Case

2004.23.1.2 (RS219562)

Description

Black leather opera glass case. Hinged lid with a brass button latch. Purple silk interior with gold accents.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1910-1940
Inscriptions
"FABRIQUE/A/PARIS POUR/ CHAs W. KENNARD & CO. 122 TREMONT / ST/ BOSTON" (printed)
Material
brass (alloy)
leather
silk (textile)
Object type
Containers
Places
Boston (Suffolk county, Massachusetts)
Massachusetts (United States)
Paris (Ville de Paris department, Île-de-France, France)
Descriptive terms
brass (alloy)
Case
cases (lock components)
leather
silk (textile)
Dimensions
2 1/4 x 4 1/2 x 2 3/4 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
2004.23.1.2
Credit Line
Gift of Jane Stahl
GUSN
193901
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