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Folding Spectacles in Case, English?, c. 1930

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Inventory Number: 98523
Object Type:
Place Created: England United Kingdom Europe
Accession Number: 1974-17
Brief Description: Yellow plastic folding spectacles in a black leather? case with a blue lining.
Primary Inscriptions: "REGD DOUBLETTE" stamped on left arm; owner's name writen in ink and stuck inside case lid "E. M. Evans / 145 Barnes Lane / New Malden, Surrey".
Provenance: Purchased
Collection Group:
Material(s): Cellulose acetate
glass
metal
immitation leather
textile
paper

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Folding Spectacles, English?, c. 1930

preview image for Folding Spectacles, English?, c. 1930
Inventory Number: 98523
Object Type:
Place Created: England United Kingdom Europe
Accession Number: 1974-17
Brief Description: Yellow folding spectacles with a plastic frame and metal hinges.
Primary Inscriptions: "REGD DOUBLETTE" stamped on left arm; owner's name writen in ink and stuck inside case lid "E. M. Evans / 145 Barnes Lane / New Malden, Surrey".
Provenance: Purchased
Collection Group:
Material(s): Cellulose acetate
glass
metal
immitation leather
textile
paper

Narratives

Image with multimedia irn 46959Image with multimedia irn 46960Image with multimedia irn 46961Image with multimedia irn 46962Image with multimedia irn 46963Image with multimedia irn 49051

Permalink: http://www.mhs.ox.ac.uk/object/inv/98523

Case for Folding Spectacles, English?, c. 1930

preview image for Case for Folding Spectacles, English?, c. 1930
Inventory Number: 98523
Object Type:
Place Created: England United Kingdom Europe
Accession Number: 1974-17
Brief Description: Black leather? case with a dark blue inner lining and a small note pasted on the inside of the lid.
Primary Inscriptions: "REGD DOUBLETTE" stamped on left arm; owner's name writen in ink and stuck inside case lid "E. M. Evans / 145 Barnes Lane / New Malden, Surrey".
Provenance: Purchased
Collection Group:
Material(s): Cellulose acetate
glass
metal
immitation leather
textile
paper

Narratives

Image with multimedia irn 46959Image with multimedia irn 46960Image with multimedia irn 46961Image with multimedia irn 46962Image with multimedia irn 46963Image with multimedia irn 49051

Permalink: http://www.mhs.ox.ac.uk/object/inv/98523