Spectacles

Object Number: 
1942.528
Date: 
ca. 1860
Medium: 
Gold, glass
Dimensions: 
Overall: 1 x 5 x 2 in. ( 2.5 x 12.7 x 5.1 cm )
Marks: 
stamped: on outside of left temple: "IO"
Description: 
Gold spectacles with octagonal lenses connected by crank bridge; adjustable temples with loop-to-loop sliders and elongated loops at ends.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mrs. Emlen T. Littell
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group