Spectacles and case

Object Number: 
INV.7521ab
Date: 
1831-1834
Medium: 
Silver, glass; leather
Dimensions: 
Case: 3/4 x 1 1/2 x 4 3/4 in. ( 1.9 x 3.8 x 12.1 cm ) Overall (spectacles closed): 1 x 4 1/2 x 1 in. (2.5 x 11.4 x 2.
Marks: 
hallmark: stamped inside right temple: "A.WOOD."
Description: 
Silver spectacles with oval green-tinted lenses connected by a "C" bridge; adjustable pin-slider temples with elongated loops at ends; maker's mark stamped on inside of right temple. Brown hard leather case with embossed scrolling decoration; flap folds over top and tab fits into loop.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group