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Spectacle Case

1977.606.2 (RS116927)

Description

Black pressed paper case; elongated flattened cylindrical form; not original to this pair of spectacles.

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)
CASE, EYEGLASS
eyeglass cases
Dimensions
6.75 x 1.375 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1977.606.2
Credit Line
Gift of the heirs of Elizabeth Cheever Wheeler
GUSN
4304

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