Spectacles and Case

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

GUSN

GUSN-39184

Description

Metal spectacles [.1] and a leather case [.2] lined with fabric. Oval lenses. W bridge. Temple curl side arms.

Details

Descriptive Terms

spectacles
eyeglass cases
gold (metal)
leather
Device, VisionEyeglassesSpectaclesSpectacles

Inscription

"Jas. T. Almy,/ OPTICIAN,/ 6 Purchase St.,/ New Bedford, Mass." (Embossed on case)

Additional Identification Number

1937.716ab

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Personal Gear; Personal Assistive Artifacts

Dimensions

1 1/4 x 4 1/2 x 4 1/4 (HxWxD) (inches)

Accession Number

1937.716.1-.2