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American Decorative Arts

Spectacles case

ca. 1800–1850

Wood, velvet, perhaps gold

1 5/16 × 13/16 × 6 5/16in. (3.334 × 2.064 × 16.034 cm)
Gift of Carl R. Kossack, B.S. 1931, M.A. 1933
1992.63.32.2
Geography: 
Made in United States
Culture: 
American
Period: 
19th century
Classification: 
Containers - Wood
Provenance: 

Carl R. Kossack, to 1992; Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn.

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