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Photo credit: Yale University Art Gallery
Maker: C. Porter, w. c. 1830
Maker, formerly attributed to: C. Porter, w. c. 1825 - 1835

Spectacles

ca. 1830

Silver, glass

5 1/2 in. (13.97 cm, 26 g)
Gift of Carl R. Kossack, B.S. 1931, M.A. 1933
1985.84.217
Geography: 
Made in United States
Culture: 
American
Period: 
19th century
Classification: 
Jewelry
Provenance: 

Carl R. Kossack; gift 1985 to Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn.

Bibliography: 

“Acquisitions 1985–1987,” Yale University Art Gallery Bulletin 40, no. 2 (Spring 1988).

Note: This electronic record was created from historic documentation that does not necessarily reflect the Yale University Art Gallery’s complete or current knowledge about the object. Review and updating of such records is ongoing.