Magnifying glass (Magnifier and case)

  • Category:

    Clocks, Watches, and Scientific Instruments

  • Place of Origin:

    Nuremberg, Germany, Europe

  • Date:

    1700-1800

  • Materials:

    Copper wire; Glass; Paper; Ink

  • Museum Object Number:

    1954.0034.011 A- C


  • Complete Details



Object Number

1954.0034.011 A- C

Object Name

Magnifying glass (Magnifier and case)

Category

Clocks, Watches, and Scientific Instruments

Credit Line/Donor

Museum purchase

Place of Origin

Nuremberg, Germany, Europe

Date

1700-1800

Materials

Copper wire; Glass; Paper; Ink

Dimensions (inches)

Dimensions (centimeters)

Object Description

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Bibliography and Bibliographic Notes

[Book] Toppler, Joachim. 1988 A Spectacle of Spectacles. 178.
Similar object: p. 73, fig. Oc21
[Book] Rosenthal, J. William. 1996 Spectacles and Other Vision Aids A History and Guide to Collecting.
Similar object: p. 339, fig. 661.
[Book] Davidson, Derek C. 1989 Spectacles, Lorgnettes and Monocles. 32.
Similar object: p. 15.