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Currently not on view
Object Name
Lorgnette
Date made
1950 - 1960
associated dates
1983 06 / 1983 06
maker
unknown
associated place
United States: Connecticut, Milford
Physical Description
plastic (overall material)
metal (overall material)
cotton (?) (overall material)
black (overall color)
silver (overall color)
cat's eye (overall style)
Measurements
extended: 18.5 cm x 11 cm x 1.4 cm; 7 5/16 in x 4 5/16 in x 9/16 in
ID Number
1984.0140.136
catalog number
1984.0140.136
accession number
1984.0140
Credit Line
Eric P. Muth, Ph.D.
subject
Ophthalmology
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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