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Spectacles and Case, by Carpenter and Westley, London, Late 19th Century

Inventory Number: 73162
Object Type:
Place Created: London England United Kingdom Europe
Accession Number:
Brief Description: Steel rims and curl sides; leather covered case with maker's stamp. Oval cylindrical lenses to correct myopic astigmatism.
Paper label attached to case 'Sir Richd Owen'
Primary Inscriptions: On case: "CARPENTER & WESTLEY 24 REGENT ST WATERLOO PLACE LONDON".
Provenance: Used by Sir Richard Owen, (d.1892)
Collection Group:
Material(s): Steel
glass
leather
wood
velvet
paper
white metal
Dimensions:
Height Width Depth Diameter Unit
147 36 mm

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