Eyeglasses case

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1870-1900

GUSN

GUSN-17927

Description

Black leather glasses case, oblong w/ flap over opening. Tongue of flap fits into slit in front of case.

Details

Descriptive Terms

eyeglass cases
accessories
leather
Leather
CASE, EYEGLASSES

Inscription

Stamped on top of flap: ""MEYROWITZ BRO'S/ OPTICIANS/ 297 4TH AVE./ N.Y."" Printed on underside of flap: ""W.A.T.""

Associated Building

Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.),

People and Organizations

Meyrowitz Brothers

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

5 x 1.5 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker

Accession Number

1998.2060

Places

New York state (United States)