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Eyeglass Case

Description

Black; oval; painted; floral mother-of-pearl dec. ; part hinged.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1850-1874
Associated Building
Original to Beauport, Sleeper-McCann House (Gloucester, Mass.).
Material
inlay (process)
wood (plant material)
Object type
Personal Gear
Descriptive terms
accessories
CASE, EYEGLASS
eyeglass cases
Inlaid
inlay (process)
wood (plant material)
Dimensions
6.5 x 1.625 x 0.5 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1942.3199
Credit Line
Gift of Constance McCann Betts, Helena Woolworth Guest and Frasier W. McCann
GUSN
59096

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