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Hand-Held Refracting Opera Glasses, English, Late 19th Century

Inventory Number: 40591
Object Type:
Persons: Eustace Neville Rolfe (Owner)
Date Created: Late 19th Century
Place Created: England United Kingdom Europe
Accession Number:
Brief Description: Ivory and gilt brass opera glasses in leather, purple velvet lined case. With one broken eye-piece.
Primary Inscriptions: "E. NEVILLE-ROLFE, / HEACHAM HALL, / NORFOLK" printed in gold lettering on case [owner's name].
Provenance: Not ascertained.
Collection Group:
Material(s): Ivory
Gilt brass
Leather
Dimensions:
Height Width Depth Diameter Unit
85 110 mm

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