Viewing device

Object Number: 
Z.2988
Date: 
1840-1870
Medium: 
Metal, glass, textile
Dimensions: 
closed: 1/2 x 1 1/4 x 1/2 in. ( 1.3 x 3.2 x 1.3 cm )
Description: 
Viewing device consisting of a cylindrical glass lens in mallet-shaped silver(?) casing, with cover that pivots open from end of handle; red silk ribbon tied to ring at end of handle.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group