The museum is open Fridays through Tuesdays 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Free timed-entry passes are required. Review our latest visitor safety guidelines.

lorgnette

lorgnette

Usage conditions apply
Downloads
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
Lorgnette
Date made
1830 - 1860
associated dates
1975 / 1975
maker
unknown
associated place
United States: Arizona, Yuma
Physical Description
metal (overall material)
glass (overall material)
metal, gold (overall material)
washed (overall production method/technique)
Measurements
extended: 3.2 cm x 13 cm x.7 cm; 1 1/4 in x 5 1/8 in x 1/4 in
ID Number
MG.317912.015
accession number
317912
catalog number
317912.015
Credit Line
R. S. Moody
subject
Ophthalmology
See more items in
Medicine and Science: Medicine
Data Source
National Museum of American History
Nominate this object for photography.   

Our collection database is a work in progress. We may update this record based on further research and review. Learn more about our approach to sharing our collection online.

If you would like to know how you can use content on this page, see the Smithsonian's Terms of Use. If you need to request an image for publication or other use, please visit Rights and Reproductions.

Comments

Add a comment about this object