1961.1170 Spectacles
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Spectacles (Eyeglasses)

  • Category:

    Metals

  • Creator (Role):

    Edward H. Schild (Maker)

  • Place of Origin:

    Baltimore, Maryland, United States, North America

  • Date:

    1870-1890

  • Materials:

    Brass; Glass

  • Museum Object Number:

    1961.1170


  • Complete Details



Object Number

1961.1170

Object Name

Spectacles (Eyeglasses)

Category

Metals

Credit Line/Donor

Bequest of Henry Francis du Pont

Creator (Role)

Edward H. Schild (Maker)

Place of Origin

Baltimore, Maryland, United States, North America

Origin Notes

The creation place was previously identified as England [Lorena Baines 2008].

Date

1870-1890

Mark or Signature or Inscription or Label

1. Mark; Left earpiece; "Schild", script

Materials

Brass; Glass

Dimensions (inches)

1.004 (H) , 4.685 (L)

Dimensions (centimeters)

2.55 (H) , 11.9 (L)

Object Description

Text available soon.

Bibliography and Bibliographic Notes

[Book] Fennimore, Donald L. 1996 Metalwork in Early America: Copper and Its Alloys from the Winterthur Collection.
Published: cat.245, p.357