Spectacle Case

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1785-1820

GUSN

GUSN-4304

Description

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

Details

Descriptive Terms

eyeglass cases
accessories
brass (alloy)
Brass
CASE, EYEGLASS

Associated Building

Original to Sayward-Wheeler House (York Harbor, Me.),

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Personal Gear

Dimensions

6.75 x 1.375 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of the heirs of Elizabeth Cheever Wheeler

Accession Number

1977.606.2