Frames for Pince-Nez

Object Name: 
Frames for Pince-Nez

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Object Name: 
Frames for Pince-Nez
Accession Number: 
Overall H: 4.7 cm, L: 10.1 cm
Not on Display
about 1890-1910
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mrs. Janet B. Hoffman in memory of Dr. Parker Hoffman
Primary Description: 
White metal, cork; stamped metal, assembled by hand. 2 oval frames, attached by an oval springy bridge and cork nosepieces, loop for a ribbon attached to one frame.
Hoffman, Janet B., Former Collection