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Folding Glasses or Lorgnette

Decorative Arts

MEDIUM Metal, glass
DATES 19th century
DIMENSIONS open: 5 1/2 in. (14 cm) closed: 3 3/4 in. (9.5 cm)
MARKINGS Stamped on each oval part of glasses frame and on finial circle: "[illegible] [Assay mark of an anchor] MH"
COLLECTIONS Decorative Arts
CREDIT LINE Brooklyn Museum Collection
MUSEUM LOCATION This item is not on view
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