pince-nez, set

pince-nez, set

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Object Name
pince-nez set
pince-nez, set
Other Terms
Pince-Nez; Eyeglasses
Physical Description
tortoiseshell (overall material)
glass (overall material)
metal, gold (overall material)
wood (overall material)
fabric (overall material)
fabric, velvet (overall material)
extended: 4 cm x 10.6 cm; 1 9/16 in x 4 3/16 in
case: 1 in x 4 1/2 in x 2 3/8 in; 2.54 cm x 11.43 cm x 6.0325 cm
pinze-nez: 1/2 in x 4 1/4 in x 1 5/8 in; 1.27 cm x 10.795 cm x 4.1275 cm
ID Number
accession number
catalog number
Credit Line
J. William. Rosenthal, M.D.
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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