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Stereoscope

Object Number: 
INV.1075
Date: 
1860-1870
Medium: 
Wood, glass, metal
Dimensions: 
Overall: 18 1/4 x 10 x 10 3/4 in. ( 46.4 x 25.4 x 27.3 cm )
Marks: 
printed: on plaque on box: "Alex Beckers/New-York/Patents/April 7, 1857/March 1 & 29, 1859/April 12, 1859/Dec 13 1859" stamped: in box: "No. 6103"
Description: 
Stereoscope with two optical eye pieces on each side for viewing, interior fitted with wire frames for cards; knob on side is used to flip cards around in box.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group