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Object Name Case, Eyeglass
Artist Unknown
Description Brown, leather eyeglass case. Rounded at bottom and opening at top. Stamped in gold: "H.W. PRAY & SON,/OPTICIANS/96 SPRING ST./NEWPORT, R.I."
Date 19th c.
Material leather, wood
Dimensions H-0.75 W-1.5 L-6.75 inches
Makers mark Stamped on eyeglass case: "H.W. PRAY & SON,/OPTICIANS/96 SPRING ST./NEWPORT, R.I."
Category 3: Personal Artifacts
Sub-category Personal Gear
Catalog Number 1976.27b
Provenance Unknown
Source unknown
Received as Gift