Sunglasses in two parts (glasses and case)

American (Boston, MA)
early 20th century
Retailed by Lloyd Mansfield Co. (American)


Object Place: Boston, Massachusetts

Dimensions

Height x width: 1 1/2 x 4 3/4 in. (3.8 x 12.1 cm)

Accession Number

2006.1427.1-2

Medium or Technique

Metal, glass and leather

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Tinted sunglasses with round silver frames and curved wire temples. Leather case. Labeled: “Lloyd Mansfield Co./ Corner of Winter and Tremont Streets entrance/ 47 Winter - 129 Tremont/ Boston.”

Provenance

Inherited from the donor's family; Gift to MFA September 20, 2006.

Credit Line

Gift of John and Judith Avery