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Octagonal Spectacles and Case, 1868

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Inventory Number: 14131
Object Type:
Accession Number: 1954-10
Brief Description: Gold spectacles with octagonal-shaped rims and extending temples. The tips of the temples are loop-shaped. Engraved on the underside of one of the temples. "Presented to The Revd. T. Hindley, / by his Children, Decr. 1st 1868" and at the hinge of one templeĀ "22"." In oval-shaped wooden case.
Primary Inscriptions: Inscribed on extending sides: "Presented to The Revd. T. Hindley, / by his Children, Decr. 1st 1868"
Provenance: Presented by Mrs J.C. Hindley
Collection Group:
Material(s): Wood
Glass
Gold
Dimensions:
Height Width Depth Diameter Unit
21 107 105 mm

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