Spectacles (adjustable)

Object Number: 
INV.7714
Date: 
1800-1830
Medium: 
Brass, glass
Dimensions: 
closed: 1 x 4 1/2 x 1/2 in. ( 2.5 x 11.4 x 1.3 cm )
Marks: 
handwritten in ink: on obverse of paper tag: "SPECTACLES / EXCHANGED" and on reverse: "WITH / E. H. SAUER / JULY 30, 1923" stamped: on outside of left temple, near hinge: "34"
Description: 
Brass wire frame spectacles with oval colorless glass lenses and crank bridge; temples with pin-sliders and blunt ends.
Credit Line: 
Gift of E. H. Sauer (through exchange)
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group