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Wig-Spectacles with Aperture Reduction and Case, 1811

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Inventory Number: 17080
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Brief Description: Silver rims, horn? reducing aperture and hinged sides; with red leather-covered case. The silver bears a hall-mark of 1811.
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Material(s): Silver
glass
leather
horn
velvet
paper
Copper alloy
Fe alloy

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Wig-Spectacles with Aperture Reduction, 1811

Inventory Number: 17080
Object Type:
Accession Number:
Brief Description: Wig-spectacles with silver rims, horn? reducing aperture and hinged sides.
Primary Inscriptions:
Provenance:
Collection Group:
Material(s): Silver
glass
leather
horn
velvet
paper
Copper alloy
Fe alloy

Narratives

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Case for Wig-Spectacles with Aperture Reduction, 1811

Inventory Number: 17080
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Brief Description: Red leather-covered case for wig-spectacles, oval in shape with metal hinge and release button.
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Material(s): Silver
glass
leather
horn
velvet
paper
Copper alloy
Fe alloy

Narratives

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