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Spectacles

1977.606.1 (RS116927)

Description

Brass framed spectacles with rectangular lenses, two hinged arms bowed slightly at ends; right arm marked "14" (stamped).

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1785-1820
Associated Building
Original to Sayward-Wheeler House (York Harbor, Me.).
Material
brass (alloy)
Object type
Personal Gear
Descriptive terms
accessories
Brass
brass (alloy)
EYEGLASSES
spectacles
Dimensions
1 x 4.5 x 4.875 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1977.606.1
Credit Line
Gift of the heirs of Elizabeth Cheever Wheeler
GUSN
4303

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