Eyeglasses in case

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Object Name: 
Eyeglasses in case
Accession Number: 
Eyeglasses H: 3.7 cm, W: 14.5 cm; Case H: 3.6 cm, W: 2.0 cm, L: 16.3 cm
Not on Display
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mrs. Janet B. Hoffman in memory of Dr. Parker Hoffman
Primary Description: 
Colorless lead glass, plastic case with mother-of-pearl; (a) cast, ground, polished; (a,b) assembled. (a) Flat oval lenses rimmed in silver, flat metal bridge soldered to rims, hinged to wire legs. (b) Rectangular case, rounded on one end and open on the other, inlaid with mother of pearl flowers, lined with velvet.
Hoffman, Janet B., Source