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Tortoiseshell Spectacles in Case, English, c. 1850

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Inventory Number: 67299
Object Type:
Place Created: England United Kingdom Europe
Accession Number: 1966-253
Brief Description: Tortoise-shell spectacle frame with oval lenses in leather case.
Primary Inscriptions: None
Provenance: Gift from Mr. F. W. Etherbridge, once belonged to Mr Mackenzie; see Mackenzie trade card in upper gallery, navigation case.
Collection Group:
Material(s): Tortoise-shell
Fe alloy

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