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American Decorative Arts

Spectacles case

ca. 1860–70

Leather, wood

1 × 9/16 × 5 1/4in. (2.54 × 1.429 × 13.335 cm)
Gift of Carl R. Kossack, B.S. 1931, M.A. 1933
1993.96.32.2
Geography: 
Made in United States
Culture: 
American
Period: 
19th century
Classification: 
Containers - Other
Provenance: 

Carl R. Kossack; gift 1993 to Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn.

Bibliography: 

“Acquisitions and Gifts 1993,” Yale University Art Gallery Bulletin (1994): 157.

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