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Stereoscope

Object Number: 
1928.76
Date: 
ca. 1858
Medium: 
Wood, paper, textile, metal, ivory
Dimensions: 
Overall: 7.5 x 4.5 x 4 in (19.05 x 11.43 x 10.16 cm)
Marks: 
Stamped "Loyd's patent, April 5th, 1858" on back
Description: 

Box-shaped stereoscope covered in faux-leather paper with two projecting lenses; box lifts on hinges and locks; foliate escutcheon; interior lined with red velvet , slots for storing stereocards; door on the back swings down on a hinge with ivory knob.

Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group