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Magnifying glass and case

Object Number: 
Z.1544a-c
Date: 
1800-1830
Medium: 
Glass, metal; leather, paper
Dimensions: 
Overall: 1/8 x 2 x 4 1/2 in. ( 0.3 x 5.1 x 11.4 cm )
Description: 
Magnifying glass with circular lens and two-part metal handle with scrolled ends; two parts of handles secured with wire at base; red shaped paper case with embossed design on one side; case lined with German newspaper.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group